Apr. 10, 1953 Hazelwood St. Louis County Missouri, USA
Apr. 25, 2012 St. Louis County Missouri, USA
Officer Kevin J. Kranz, DSN 1436, was commissioned as a Police Officer on 10/22/1978. After graduating from the police academy he was sent to the 5Th District for his first assignment. He remained in the 5Th District until 03/20/1989 when he was transferred to the Canine Unit as a K-9 handler. On 05/01/1996 he was transferred to the Mobile Reserve Section and stayed there until 01/31/1997 when he was sent back to the Canine Unit. He remained there for the rest of his career until he retired on 02/15/1999 with 20.32 years of dedicated service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
Kranz, Kevin J. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Wednesday, April 25, 2012.
Dear husband of Carmella J. Kranz (nee Tipton); dear father of Heather (Charles) Cason, Holly Kranz, Natalie Kranz, Nichole (Justin Willenbrink) Kranz; dear grandfather of Daniel, Brett, Chad, Tori, Alexis, Tyler, Cash, Abbie.
Services: Funeral at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. on Saturday, April 28, 9:30 to St. Matthias Catholic Church for 10 a.m. Mass.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to Siteman Cancer Center or the family. Visitation Friday 4-9 p.m.