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In Memoriam: Craig Dains, 26

PLSN Staff • News • November 15, 2011

BERLIN, NJ — Craig Dains, 26, an account executive at The Healy Group, a representative of American DJ, Elation Professional, Acclaim Lighting and other brands, died Nov. 13 from complications of heart disease. Remembered for his “energy, enthusiasm and wonderful personality,” American DJ noted that Dains “will be missed by all of us who knew him.”


Deans is survived by Melissa J. Clements and the couple’s baby son, Craig B. Dains, Jr., who is expected to be born in March 2012. Dains is also survived by his parents (and step-parents) Kathy Watson (Gerry) and Charles B. Dains, Sr. (Michelle), and siblings Charlene B. Dains, Cindi Amari-Phillips, Chazz Amari, Katie Short, Doug Watson and Lauren Watson.

Services are scheduled for family and friends at the Costantino Funeral Home, 231 W. White Horse Pike Berlin, NJ 08009, with a viewing Nov. 16 from 6 to 9 pm and Nov. 17 from 9 to 10:30 am. A funeral service will follow at 10:30 am at the Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Berlin, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, contributions should be made to the Craig Brian Dains Jr. Scholarship Fund c/o the funeral home at the above address. For additional information or to email condolences, please visit

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