John is survived by his former spouse of 26 years, Judith Cramer of Glendale, Ariz., and their three youngsters, Kim Stuhr of Peoria, Ariz.; JC Cramer of Elkhorn, Nebr., and Michael Cramer of Sanford, Florida; two grandchildren, twins Camryn and Ryan Cramer of Elkhorn, Nebr., and his beloved service canine of two years, Paws. He additionally has two sisters, Mary Webb of Newport, Mich., and Carol Cramer Longworth of Ypsilanti, Mich.; in addition to stepsister Barb Edwards of Hudsonville, Mich.; Marjorie (Herk) Cramer of Monroe, Mich.; and stepbrothers Carl Cramer, Jr. of Ida, Mich., and Andy Cramer of Toledo, Ohio. He was preceded in demise by second spouse of 17 years Rebecca (Becky) Taylor, in addition to his sister Carla Zahn and stepmother Marjorie Cramer.
John was a Vietnam veteran, serving from 1962-1969 as Military Workers Sergeant, and was awarded many service medals and badges. He later served as an Military recruiter. John was a proud lifetime member of The Elks Club and in addition an energetic member of the American Legion for over 22 years serving to many veterans discover wanted providers. He was lately energetic in Publish 5 in Phoenix, Ariz. John was additionally the President of his HOA-Nile Gardens. Over his lifetime he had a wide range of attention-grabbing experiences together with constructing amusement rides for Disneyland in California in addition to being a bike stuntman and boxer. John additionally labored for Ford Motor Firm as a UAW Committeeman, owned his personal welding enterprise and served as a Common Contractor. He loved watching soccer video games, golf, and dancing/listening to his favourite old-time rock-n-roll and nation music stars.
A celebration of life service will likely be held together with his many family and friends members at a future date to be decided. Donations may be made to dogs4vets.org.