Phillip Forrest Cramer
Phillip passed away on March 12, 2019, in Kansas City, Missouri at the age of 55. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri on October 2, 1963.
Phillip joined the Air Force in 1982 and was active duty for 11 years and an Air Force reservist for 23 years before retiring in 2016. Other than his service, he held other mechanical positions, most recently at Sioux Chief Manufacturing based in the Kansas City area.
Phillip was a kid at heart, always willing to quarterback the backyard football game, play chicken in the swimming pool, or crack a joke when everyone needed it. He was able to fix anything. He was everyone’s person to have a beer with. He was an avid guitar player. He was an amateur golfer. He loved to learn about science. He was a master on the grill. He was die-hard Chiefs fan. With his wife of 34 years, he created a loving family based on compassion and laughter. He was an amazing husband and father. He was everything to those that love him.
He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Cramer; mother, Shirley Gray; sister, Steffany Skouby.
He is survived by his wife, Leanne Cramer; son, Justin Cramer; daughter, Crystal Cramer; niece, Shellie Turley; and many inlaws, nephews, nieces, friends, and family too numerous to list but not forgotten.
Services are to be held on Saturday, March 16, at Langsford’s Funeral Home, 115 S.W. 3rd, Lee’s Summit, MO, with visitation at 2 p.m. and a memorial service at 3 p.m.