BARABOO—Craig Michael Dittrich, age 69 of Baraboo, passed away Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at home with his wife and dog, Bama by his side. Craig, son of Kenneth and Shir Lee (Iverson) Dittrich was born Oct. 10, 1949, in Oak Park, Ill. After highschool, he served in the US Army as a paratrooper. Craig met Elaine Senger on a blind date; upon returning from Vietnam, they were united in marriage on Oct. 16, 1971. For 35 years, he worked at the family business, Senger Lumber. He started building trusses and worked his way up through the business to a general manager. Craig’s passions were hunting, fishing, golfing, gardening, his dogs and rides in his Corvette.

Survivors include his loving wife, Elaine; children, Charmaine (John) Friar, Michelle (Ben) Henner, Michael (Mitchell Robinson) Dittrich; grandchildren, Noah, Francis, Lawrence and Ophelia; sister, Nancy (Randy) Kuhnau as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Jennifer; beloved aunt, Lorraine; and grandmother, Anna.

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A private burial will be held at Lake Delton Village Cemetery.

The family would like to invite friends and family to an open house to share memories on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Craig and Elaine’s home.

The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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