Don C. Cramer

April 10, 1935 ~ July 17, 2021 (age 86)


Don C. Cramer, 86, of Goshen died on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bedford, IN.

Don was born April 10, 1935 in Syracuse, IN to the late Claude C. and Mary M. (Ruffner) Cramer.  He was also preceded in death by two sisters: Eunice Allman and Doris Meyer and two brothers: Junior Cramer and Al Cramer and one great granddaughter, Stephanie Asire.

He is survived by one daughter, Robin (Scott) Asire of Martinsville, IN; five sons: Donald (Joann) Cramer of Goshen, Timothy (Julia) Cramer of Elkhart, Mark (Tina) Cramer of Niles, MI, John Cramer of LaPorte, IN and Luke (Carol) Cramer of Cassopolis, MI.  Also surviving are thirteen grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and a brother, Carl Cramer of Goshen.  Don is also survived by his “second daughter”, Angie Selner.

Don was employed by Federal Paperboard as an offset pressman for 35 years.  He then worked ten years for Elkhart Community Schools as a janitor.  Don also was a volunteer firefighter for the Osolo Township Fire Department for many years.  He was also an active member of the Elkhart Church of Christ.  In his spare time, he enjoyed being outdoors, camping and fishing.  Don also enjoyed bowling.

Visitation for Don will be on Thursday, July 22nd from 5 until 7 at Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be held on Friday, July 23rd at 11:00 a.m. at Elkhart Church of Christ 29222 C.R. 12 Elkhart.  The Rev. Neal Milliman will officiate and burial will be in Oakridge Cemetery in Bristol.

Memorial contributions in memory of Don may be made to Elkhart Church of Christ 29222 C.R. 12 Elkhart, IN 46514

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July 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home Inc.
403 W. Franklin Street
Elkhart, IN 46516

Funeral Service
July 23, 2021

11:00 AM
Elkhart Church of Christ
29222 CR 12
Elkhart, IN 46514


Elkhart Church of Christ
29222 CR 12, Elkhart IN 46514

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