Hiram College suffered a great loss on July 24, 2012, with the passing of economics professor Craig Moser. He died in the morning hours during a medical procedure.
Memorial visitation will be Sunday, July 29, 2012, in the Kennedy Center, from 2-5 p.m., with Celebration of Life Service 5 p.m. Military honors to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Craig’s name to the James A. Garfield Local School District or to the Hiram College Economics Department. View Craig’s obituary on the Carlson Funeral Home site at http://www.carlsonfuneralhomes.com/obituary/Craig-Lawrence-Moser.
Craig joined the Hiram community in 1975 and served the institution in many roles including Professor of Economics, Associate Dean, Golf Coach and Director of Institutional Research. He was a longtime resident of Garrettsville where he worked to make a difference in people’s lives, serving as the town’s mayor since 2003.
He taught classes in Microeconomics, Economic Development, Soviet and Post-Soviet Economics, Public Policy, Russian Political Economy, and more. Craig earned his bachelor degree in economics from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1968, and received his masters and doctorate degrees from Ohio State University.