Darrell Cramer passed away peacefully at his home.
Darrell was born, the son of Olvie and Emily Lorretta Stuart Cramer. He was the oldest of five children. He attended Weber High School where he played on the baseball and basketball teams. He graduated in 1940. During his sophomore year of college, Darrell met a beauty named Mildred McPhie. They dated, fell in love, and were married December 22, 1943 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She preceded him in death on October 14, 2003. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where he served as a Branch President, Family History Consultant and Temple Worker.
Darrell had a lifelong career in the military serving with the U.S. Air Force from World War II through the Vietnam War. During his career he lived in Germany, Turkey, California, Washington D.C., Ogden, Salt Lake City, and in Springville for the past five years. Darrell enjoyed golfing, family history, and especially family events and gatherings.
Surviving are one son and two daughters, Darrell (MaryAnn) Cramer, Demopolis, AL; Diane (Gary) Griffin, Springville, UT; Christine (Brent) Morgan, Roy; 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are one brother and two sisters, John (Carole) Cramer, Arcadia, CA; Fay (C. Elliot) Stuart, and Joyce Stephens, both of Uintah. Preceding Darrell in death were his parents, son Richard, brother Stuart, and brother-in-law Agustus "Bus" Stephens. Funeral services were held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary.
Interment was at Lindquist's Washington Heights Memorial Park, where Military Honors were accorded by the Hill Air Force Base Honor Guard.
Mildred M. Cramer
1923–2003 (m. 1943)
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