- August 26, 1943 - July 1, 2012
- Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
of Donald's Passing
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“My condolences to the family and friends, Connie, Shawn and Travis. Donnie was a wonderful father, brother, son, uncle, neighbor and most important...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: John Garcia - Washington, DC
“To the Cramer family, I just learned of Don's passing and want to extend my deepest sympathy to his loved ones, who I know will miss him deeply. I...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: LaDonna Stoops Black - Chicago, IL
“I'm so sorry to hear of Don's passing.I enjoyed working with him very much. He was always a professional.
3 of 38 | Posted by: Bill Woratyla - Columbia, PA
“Just Recieved the Obituary....7/10... My thoughts and prayers go out to Don's Family. He and I were friends years ago during my apprenticeship. ...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Robert Grigsby - Beloit, WI
“Dear Cramer family, It was with great sorrow to know of Donnie's passing. I considered him to be my best friend in school.We did not agree on...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Isaac (I.J.) Kennedy - Clarksburg, PA
“Dear Cramer Family, I'm glad I had the opportunity to spend some time with Donnie before he passed. Saturday I sat with him for a while and talked...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Margaret B. Thompson - PA
“dear cramer famliy and Julio I am sorry to hear about donnies passing he was a nice man to be around he will be miss but we know that he is in a...Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: greg herny - waynesboro, PA
“I am sorry to hear of Don's departure. I bowled with him in The Landis Bowling League. He taught me much in the short time I knew him. My prayers are...Read More »
8 of 38 | Posted by: Mike Kent - Flowery Branch, GA
“I first got to know Don in 6th grade at Snider Ave. school. We were classmates for the rest of our school career. He was a kind and friendly...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: Jay Heefner - PA
“Our families have been friends for many years and we share your grief. Keep the happy memories close to your heart and use those as comfort always....Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: Terry Kissinger - Fayetteville, PA
“Jen, Chris & family praying peace for you in this time.
11 of 38 | Posted by: Tom & Glennda Lowson - Mont Alto, PA
“Jen and family,sorry for our loss with uncle don. I,ll always remember uncle at deer camp showing me proper behavior for cameron county in deer...Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: john cramer - waynesboro, PA
“We are sorry for your loss. We knew Don and we will miss him. God Bless you all.
13 of 38 | Posted by: Pagan Family - Hagerstown, MD
“So thankful to have known you for what seems like too short a time. We will always remember your sweet spirit and broad smile. Now you have your...Read More »
14 of 38 | Posted by: Sharon and Vickie - Hagerstown, MD
“Don led us to his church, Christ United Methodist Church, and we are so thankful for that gift. Every time I think about him, all I can do is smile....Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Ty - Waynesboro, PA
“Dear Jennifer and Family, I haven't seen you since you were a little girl, but your father was always such a nice guy to work with. He was always...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Sally (Yingst) Manning - PA
“To Don's family - I've known Don for as long as I can remember. We grew up together in Tick Ridge. Great memories of those childhood days with Ron,...Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Keith Vinson - Davie, FL
“Jen and Chris so sorry for your loss, Donny was truly a good friend, relative and co-worker at Landis, our bowling teams will truly miss him,all the...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Bobby and Kris McDonald - PA
“So sorry to hear about Donnie. Enjoyed knowing him -- for many years. Sandy and Larry
19 of 38 | Posted by: Sandy & Larry Fisher - Leesburg, FL
“Don was a fine person and a good friend growing up.
20 of 38 | Posted by: Keith Grier - Port Tobacco, MD
“Don was a sincere and gentle man; we will truly miss his smile and kind manner. How proud we are to have known him. Sorely missed, but fondly...Read More »
21 of 38 | Posted by: Daniel V. Gossard - Hagerstown, MD
“Dear Jen, Chris, and family~ Understanding the heartache you're experiencing. So very sorry to find out that Donnie passed. Hoping you find comfort...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Ellen Avey - Greencastle, PA
“Jen and family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. If we can do anything let us know. You are in our prayers. Love Mom Connie and Dave
23 of 38 | Posted by: Connie Carbaugh Weichsler - VA
“I worked with Donnie many years at Landis Tool Co. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family, I know he will be missed. Kenny Escobar
24 of 38 | Posted by: Kenny Escobar - Charleston, SC
“My deepest sympathies to Donnie's family and friends. I worked with Donnie, bowled with Donnie and served in the Military with Donnie. He was a...Read More »
25 of 38 | Posted by: Dean Miller - PA
“Jen and Family, Sorry to here about Donnie. Worked with him at Landis.
26 of 38 | Posted by: Terry Huff - Chambersburg, PA
“Sending our deepest sympathy to all of you. Donnie was such a pleasure to be around and a very caring person. We will miss him. Dru Jean Pidgie...Read More »
27 of 38 | Posted by: Dru Cramer - Chambersburg, PA
“We are so sorry for you loss, he was well loved...
28 of 38 | Posted by: Andrea Wesley - Greencastle, PA
“Dear Helen,Connie,Ronnie,Denny & families, You are all in my prayers. Donnie was a great guy who always was smiling and sweet. You all helped...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Susan Biesecker Barlup - PA
“Julio and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Dallas Arnold
30 of 38 | Posted by: Dallas Arnold - Winterville, NC
“Praying for you and your family. God has it all under control:) sending you my love and hugs and kissess.
31 of 38 | Posted by: lynette - fort gratiot, MI
“Uncle Don, I will miss you. Great memories you gave us. Wonderful gifts from the garden. Most of all you lead us to the best church ever, C.U.M.C.....Read More »
32 of 38 | Posted by: Shawn Fitz - Waynesboro, PA
“I remember Don when he lived in Rouzerville, back in the 70's...My thoughts and prayers are with all the Cramer families.
33 of 38 | Posted by: chris guyer - waynesboro, PA
“So very sorry. This world lost a very good man way too soon.
34 of 38 | Posted by: Pat Wishard Pentis - Waynesboro, PA
“Jen and Family sorry to hear about Donnie,we went to school together worked together and retired together will be remembered
35 of 38 | Posted by: clair watson - blue ridge summit, PA
“Jen, I am so sorry for your loss. I know losing a parent is tragic, and you will miss him daily. I know he will be watching over you and your family.
36 of 38 | Posted by: Barb Shadler - Waynesboro, PA
“Connie, Julio and Family....our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of grief. May you find peace and love in your memories of...Read More »
37 of 38 | Posted by: Donna & Leroy Myers - Hummelstown, PA
“My brother and one of my best friends left for heaven yesterday. So many memories I will cherish till I meet him Again..
38 of 38 | Posted by: Connnie Ann Vukmanic - Waynesboro, PA
GROVE-BOWERSOX FUNERAL HOME, INC
Mr. Donald E. Cramer, 68, of 7932 Tomstown Road, Waynesboro, died Sunday afternoon, July 1, 2012, at Quincy Village. Born August 26, 1943 in Waynesboro, he was the son of Helen A. (Needy) Monn, a resident of Falling Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the late Charles F. Cramer. He was a lifelong resident of the Waynesboro area. Mr. Cramer graduated from the Waynesboro Area Senior High School with the class of 1961 and he later served a three year apprenticeship at Landis Tool Company, Waynesboro. He served with the National Guard, serving one tour in Vietnam. Mr. Cramer worked at Landis Tool Company, Waynesboro, as a buyer, retiring after more than 44 years of service. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Waynesboro; Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #1191, Waynesboro; and Harry D. Zeigler V.F.W. Post #6319, Greencastle. He was a former member of Joe Stickell American Legion Post #15, Waynesboro. Mr. Cramer enjoyed bowling, hunting, fishing, and was an avid gardner. In addition to his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Jennifer D. Shaffer and her husband Chris of New Baltimore, MI; two granddaughters, Mikayla Shaffer and Sydney Shaffer; one sister, Connie Vukmanic of Waynesboro; two brothers, Ronald Cramer of Greencastle and Denny Cramer of Waynesboro; his best friend Julio Quiles of Smithsburg; and five nephews. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one sister, Beverly Cramer. Services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, July 5, 2012 in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro, with Rev. Dr. A. Robert Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services, Thursday afternoon, in the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to: Christ United Methodist Church, 100 S. Church Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268. Online condolences may be expressed at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com
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