Craig Peterson

Craig Peterson, Manager East Lawn Memorial Park

Craig Peterson was born and raised in California, moving to Sacramento in 1978 to attend CSUS. Craig entered the funeral industry in 1983 serving his embalming apprenticeship while working at Mt. Vernon. In 1987 he graduated from the Cypress College Department of Mortuary Science. Craig became a part of the East Lawn family in 1988 serving families for 16 years at East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park & Mortuary, 5 years at East Lawn Memorial Park & Crematory, and currently is the Manager of Andrews & Greilich Mortuary. Craig holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of San Francisco, and is licensed with the State of California as a Funeral Director, Embalmer, Cemetery Manager and Crematory Manager. Craig, a church organist since 1972, previously served as organist at Hope United Methodist Church of Sacramento for 8 years and is now the organist at First Methodist Church of Lodi, CA. Craig has been a member of the American Theatre Organ Society for since 1987 and has served on the boards of both the international organization and the local Sierra Chapter, ATOS.