Craig James Hemsley was born on August 8, 1944 to Edward James and Donna Lords Hemsley in Salt Lake City. He graduated from Bountiful High School in 1962.
Craig had a love for animals, nature, and the outdoors. He was a gifted artist with many hobbies.
Craig married Susan Trunick of El Monte, California, later divorced. He was a loving father to the light of his life, Roni Sue Hemsley. He is survived by brothers, Ted Ronald Hemsley (Lisa), Lane Allen Hemsley, and sister, Jodi Ann George (Bruce).
Craig died on August 22, while working his small farm in Castle Valley, Utah.
As requested, there will be no formal services.