May 19, 1951 ~ August 4, 2022

Born in: Rochester, New York
Resided in: Greece, New York

Craig W. Mackey
Greece: August 4, 2022 Craig was called home.  He is predeceased by his parents, Robert and Doris; son Aaron.
He is survived by his children Tracie, Michelle(Joe), and Robert (Joanna), He was Gpops and Poppy to his five grandchildren, who were the light of his life; Jesse, Nicolo, Jeremy, Zachary and Maya; brothers, Dale and Timothy; many nieces, nephews & cousins.
For all that were lucky enough to have Craig in their lives, you know what a funny, charming, kind, giving man he was. He loved the Raiders, Yankees, and a good glass of scotch.
Craig’s visitation will be held Thursday, August 11th 3-6 PM where his celebration of life will be held at 6:00 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Craig’s favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in his memory.  For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit


Visitation: Thursday August 11, 2022 03:00 PM - Thursday August 11, 2022 06:00 PM

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Celebration of Life: Thursday August 11, 2022 06:00 PM

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Craig William Mackey 's name.

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place Memphis , TN 38105

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  1. Forever the greatest gpops of all time , it will never be the same or get any easier without you, you were someone I looked up to and one of my biggest heros, i hope that I one day could even be half the man you were. Thank you for all the great memories, and taking care of me when I needed you most. Love you and will do everything I can in my power to continue to make your proud.❤️

  2. Craigy, You will truly be missed! You were such a great friend, mentor, and co-worker. You were always there when I needed you in so many ways. I love you more than you know!
    To the Mackey family, my thoughts and prayers go out to each and every one of you!!! 💞

  3. Craig you will be missed. Glad I got the chance to get to know you. I will do my best to take care of your girl…Till we meet again…R.I.P gpops…😪

  4. Dad,
    You are the most amazing man I have ever known. I am so proud to have had you as my father and grandfather to my boys. You are so deeply missed already

  5. MrC I’m broken rite now you were my BFF not just my client my friend I’m going to miss making breakfast and coffee and turning to Chicago Fire and out favorite CATFISH😂😂😂Your going to be missed so deeply it’s crazy😭😭😭I’ll remember you always and forever RIH MY FRIEND. DENISE

  6. Claudia Davis Scott
    My deepest condolences to you and your family may is soul Rest In Peace

  7. Norm Billings. This world lost one of the truly great guys on August 4th.Your infectious laugh and ability to always find the good in people will be forever appreciated and remembered.RIP😢

  8. Dear Barbara & family.
    So saddened to hear about Joe. At times like this it is hard to see past the sorrow, but hoping that by reflecting on the wonderful memories that you andJoe shared will help you to see light again.
    Our deepest sympathies for your loss.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of sorrow.
    Anna & Richard Dattalo

  9. To my family, So sorry to hear about Craig. We will miss him dearly. Wish I’d had a chance to see him before this happened. He will be in our thoughts and prayers as well as all of you. Our deepest symthpathies,
    Viglione family
    Bill, Gerry, and Tina

  10. Millie & Wayne we are sorry for your passing. We hope you will be at peace and happiness.
    Our payers will be with you may you rest in peace.

    Best Wishes
    Millie & Wayne Lanni

  11. Jeff worked with Craig, Dale and Tim for many years and we are saddened to learn about Craig. Our hearts and thoughts are with you all!
    With our deepest sympathy,
    Jeff and Lori Doell

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