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Craig E. Cyphert

September 29, 1970 ~ March 7, 2019 (age 48)


Craig E. Cyphert, 48, of Slippery Rock, passed away due to natural causes at home, Thursday, March 7, 2019.

Born September 29, 1970 in Natrona Heights, he was the son of Milton E. and Gloria J. (Brothers) Cyphert Sr.

Craig was a 1988 Graduate of East Brady High School and he attended Mercyhurst University and FSU online where he studied Criminology. 

A US Army Veteran, Craig was a member of the Special Forces Unit in Texas.  He worked as a jewelry model and dancer in Palm Springs, CA, a manager and bar tender at Shooters Billiard Hall in St. Joseph, MO, was a manager and auditor at various motel chains, worked in construction, sawmills, drove truck, was a painter, cook and an artist and designer. 

Craig was skilled in Martial Arts, enjoyed horseshoes, pool, chess, music, scrabble, backyard BBQ’s, boardgames, crafts, writing poetry and stories, walks with his daughter and spending quality time with family and friends.

Surviving is his mother; Gloria J. Brothers of Slippery Rock, his father; Milton E. Cyphert Sr. of St. Joseph, MO, 1 daughter; Brianna Marie, 2 Brothers; Milton E. Cyphert Jr. of San Diego, CA, and Jason E. Cyphert of Butler, 1 sister; Tashina C. Iron Cloud of Butler, 2 Step-Brothers; Alvin Iron Cloud and Everette Iron Cloud both of South Dakota, 4 Step-Sisters; Marcella Medoza, Mechelle Crazy Thunder, Wopilah Iron Cloud, Oloah Iron Cloud all of South Dakota and a number of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Craig was preceded in death by his brother; Kison Iron Cloud.

Friends of Craig E. Cyphert will be received from 5:00-7:00 PM Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc. 707 Kellys Way, East Brady, PA 16028

Funeral Services will be held in the Funeral Home at 7:00 PM Tuesday with Pastor Paul DeBacco of the Crisswell Bible Baptist Church.

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