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Mark A. Cramer, Jr. 1991-2024

Mark A. Cramer, Jr., 33, of Shippensburg, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 6, 2024.

Mark A. Cramer, Jr.
Mark A. Cramer, Jr.

He was born on March 8, 1991 in Bedford, PA, a son of Mark A. and Lisa S. (Johnson) Cramer.

Mark was a 2009 graduate of the Shippensburg Area Senior High School where he excelled in football and baseball.

He was currently employed at Quality Turf as a lead foreman sports turf technician. Prior to his recent employment with Quality Turf, Mark worked as an arborist for many years.

He was a member of the PA Striped Bass Association and their fishing team, Uncontrolled Choas. He was also a member of the Hub City Club, Shippensburg, former member of A.B.A.T.E. of PA (Alliance of Bikers Aimed Toward Education), and family by heart of the LML Crew.

Mark had a passion for fishing, camping, riding his Harley, and boating. He was a grill master who spent countless hours smoking and grilling meats. Mark was an avid GM fan and was known to joke and friendly pick on those who drove anything but a GM.

Anyone who knew Mark, knew he was a friend like no other and life of the party. He lived free, chased sunsets, and was a dependable protector of his family and friends. His family meant the absolute world to him. He will be sorely missed, but certainly not forgotten by so many.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Brooke S. (Byers) Cramer of Shippensburg; two children, Xander and Adalee Cramer; two brothers, Mason Cramer and wife Jamieka of Fort Campbell, KY, and Mac Cramer and fiancé Tiffany Malone of Shippensburg; niece and nephew, Enslee and Waylan Cramer; maternal grandparents, Lewis and Susan Johnson of Raystown; lifelong best friend, Scott Barnett, and his beloved dog, Riddick.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Carl and Deb Cramer; and uncle, Gary L. Johnson.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc., Shippensburg.

A celebration of life and tribute ride in Mark’s honor will be held at a later date and time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Brooke Cramer at 113 Gilbert Rd., Shippensburg, PA 17257 for the benefit of the future of their children, Xander and Adalee.

The family also asks that you leave a memory of Mark for his children to remember him by.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.


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