OBITUARY

Christopher Allan Kramer

May 28, 1953March 24, 2020

Christopher Allan Kramer, age 66, died after fighting a long battle with COPD on March 24, 2020, while in the comfort of his home surrounded by his family. Chris is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Cheryl Kramer, his two children, Jason Kramer and Rachel Kramer Bryant, 5 grandchildren, and his brother, Robert Craig Kramer and family. He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Alice Kramer. Chris was born on May 28, 1953 in Houston, Texas, to parents Bob and Alice Kramer. He graduated from Waltrip High School and went on to be a successful business owner for 32 years in the construction industry. Chris was a wonderful family man, a dedicated husband, a loving father, doting grandfather, and great friend to many. Chris was known to all as “the man in charge”. He had a calming effect on others and was a person people leaned on during times of need. He loved to take on remodeling projects in the homes of his children, brother, niece, nephew, and friends - it was his way of helping others build their lives. He enjoyed spending his free time surrounded by family and friends at the family creek house in Sargent, Texas. There are no funeral services planned at this time. The family will honor Chris in a private celebration of life at a later date. The family would like to thank you for all of the support and prayers during this time of loss.

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Robert Wilson

April 1, 2020

Chris and became best friends at Garden Oaks Elemetray in Mrs Brumlow's 5th grade class. (Sept 1965) We were in the same Sunday school class and boy scout troupe ,we did everything together back then. My toughts and prayers are with Chris and his family .

Glenn Pitman

March 31, 2020

I can't remember how many times Chris helped me out at work. He always had a solution to a construction problem. Come to think of it he also had a solution to Golf problems, Fishing problems, BBQ problems, etc. I could not help but love Chris. I will miss him.

Cheryl & Family, I am sorry for your loss. Chris was a great guy.

Randy Beken

March 31, 2020

Chris you will truly be missed,
I had the opportunity to work with Chris over the years , I have great memories playing golf, working and just setting and having a cold beer and talking!
I will miss you my Friend!

Randy Beken

Kim Gilliam

March 31, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. I loved all the wonderful times we all spent together. Chris was such a family man. He loved Cheryl and his kids so much. He worked hard and helped so many. I will always picture him with a big smile, laughing, patting someone on the back. NEVER a dull moment, ever. Just a joy to have known him.

Carol Pitman

March 30, 2020

Will always remember our ‘creek’ weekend in Sargent. Thanks for always welcoming us in like family.

AMY SANTELLANA

March 30, 2020

So sorry to hear this. I will keep the family in my prayers.
Amy & Anthony Santellana

Brian Gilliam

March 30, 2020

Chris Kramer, a friend for over 25 years ago.
The famous golf foursome has lost another.

Chris Kramer & Jack Luedke
versus
Brian Gilliam & Curtis Luedke

Much golf, good food, cold beer, and smiles and laughs and laughs. Now my dear friend joins his team mate Jack in Heaven and I'll never forget either of them. RIP Chris

James & Betsy Cook

March 29, 2020

We always saw Chris at Kramer family gatherings. Well, gatherings is not the right word, PARTY is what they were. They always made everyone feel like part of the family. Chris was probably the best grill master we have ever had the pleasure to enjoy. He will be truly missed by family and extended family. Rest in Peace dear man.

Donna Rieger

March 28, 2020

Cheryl and family, so sorry to hear about your loss. Chris was such a wonderful friend since middle school. Always had a smile for everyone. We will all miss him so much. Prayers for you all. 💔

Steve and Barbara Kent

March 28, 2020

Chris, our friend for over 30 years, our friend who it was hard to know if his heart or smile were bigger. We’re forever grateful for the love and memories we shared. He will be greatly missed. Love you, Chris!

FROM THE FAMILY