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William A. Cramer

Bill Allen Cramer age 59 of Calvert City , Ky. went home to be with his Lord and Savior at 7:44 A.M. .on Tuesday February 11, 2014 from the Baptist Health Care of Paducah.

Mr. Cramer was a native of East Liverpool Ohio. He worked for Gerdau  Steel Mill and was a volunteer fireman for the Calvert City Fire Department, he was also an member of the United Steel Workers Local 9447-05. Surviving is his wife and best friend of 23 years Paula Nichols Cramer, daughter, Mandy Hunt and husband Paul of Clarksville, TN., one son, William J. Cramer and wife Danna of Nashville, TN., and a step daughter, Lisa Delaney and husband Michael of Benton, KY. . One brother, Joe Cramer and wife Sandy, two sisters, Barb Adkins and husband Bud both of East Liverpool, OH. and Sheryll Straley and husband Wayne of Youngstown, OH. his stepmother Virginia Cramer of East Liverpool, OH. Six grandchildren, Kirstie Deatrick, William Benefiel, Kartyr Deatrick, Ethan Delaney, Thomas Hunt, and Riley Hunt. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Cramer and Lorna McConnaughy Cramer.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday February 15, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at the Keeling Family Funeral Home 2410 Jackson Street Paducah, Kentucky 42003. Burial will follow in the Maplelawn Park Cemetery in Paducah, KY. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home Friday from 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers family request memorials be given to American Cancer Society 3140 Parisa Drive Paducah, Kentucky 42003, United Cerebral Palsy 1825 K. St. NW Ste 600 Washington, DC. 20006. or the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 1311 Mamaroneck Ave. Ste 310 White Plains, NY 10605

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 To Paula and the entire Cramer family: I am so sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers are with you> I had the opportunity to get to know Billy while working at North Star Steel. He was a super nice guy and really good at what he did and took great pride in his work. I can also call him a good friend. He will be greatly missed. Sorry I couldn't make it Ms. Paula, for I work every Sat and do not get off until late Friday night. Will keep you in my prayers. Sincerely, Skip 

Skip Pyatt Feb 15 2014 12:00 AM

 It was a pleasure getting to work with Bill over the past 4 years. You can't replace a man like him. He will surely be missed. 

Steve Wagner Feb 14 2014 12:00 AM

 Words will never be enough to discribe how wonderful of a man you were. You will truely be missed. Until we meet again in Heaven. We love you Bill. RIP Sir. Love, Jeanetta, Billy, Brandyn and Johnathan Mitchell. 

Jeanetta & Billy Mitchell Feb 14 2014 12:00 AM

 To a good friend that will be deeply missed. It was a pleasure knowing and working with Bill. My prayers go out to Mrs. Paula Cramer may God give you peace during this time. 

Mr. Steven McCLure Feb 14 2014 12:00 AM

 Paula, Please know you are in my thought and prayers. It seems we always lose the good ones. He would always give me that little smile no matter where I would see him. God will surely give you strength now and in the days to follow. Take care 

Sharon Gordon Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

 We are allowed to grieve as long as we need to. Our deepest sympathy. 

Larry & Linda Truitt Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

 My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this sad time. He was a wonderful person. I really appreciate the love and care he showed his step-mother, my sister Virginia. He will be sadly missed. May you take comfort in your great memories of him. 

Wanda Hutchison Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

 My thoughts and prayers are with the family.I will never forget working with Bill at the Steel Mill. He was a wonderful person who will be greatly missed. I was Granny to him. God is love, Catherine Noe Young 

Catherine Noe Young Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

 His son Billy was great friends with my son Jimmy He was a good man and better father 

Scooter Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

 Were so sorry for your loss. Our prayers,thoughts and love to out to the whole Cramer family. 

Larry & Jackie Taylor Feb 13 2014 12:00 AM

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