Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home - Champaign Il

Today is

Frank Cramer

A memorial service will be held for Frank Cramer on Monday, August 9, at First Baptist Church, 1602 S. Prospect, Savoy. Visitation will be at 2 p.m., followed by the service at 3 p.m.

Frank passed away peacefully on July 4, 2021, at Carle Hospital in Urbana,  Ill.

He was born May 3, 1932, in Valentine, Nebraska, to Wendell and Stella Cramer.  He is survived by his wife, Mary Jane Cramer (Tapscott/Fredericks); three sons, Kevin Cramer (Terri) of Tuscola,  Ill., Gary Cramer (Susan) of Meansville, Georgia, Brian Cramer of Moore, Texas, and one daughter, Kim Cramer of Urbana, Ill.; three stepchildren, Susan Baldwin (Jeff) of Rockford, Ill., and David and Mark Fredericks of Champaign, lll.

He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.

In the late 50s Frank and his family moved to Champaign from Clarion, Iowa, where he grew up and graduated from high school. He worked in the siding business for many years. He also worked at Weberg Furniture in Champaign as a Sales Associate.  He was employed by Walmart of Savoy for 15 years as an Associate and Greeter.

Frank enjoyed his church, golfing, meeting his friends for coffee, working in his yard and spending time with friends and family. He was an avid fan of Illini Football/Basketball, PGA and the Chicago Cubs.

Frank had a very generous heart and kind spirit. He had a great sense of humor and quick wit that he shared with everyone he met. He touched many lives over the years, and he will be greatly missed by many dear friends and family.

Memorial contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church 1602 S. Prospect, Savoy, Ill. 61874 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences to the family may be offered online at www.HeathandVaughn.com.



Mike and I are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers coming your way for comfort during this difficult time.

—Mike and Toni Lemmon


All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. May you find peace and comfort during this difficult time. 




Dear Gary, Kim, Brian

I was so sorry to read of your Dad’s passing. May your GOOD MEMORIES OF your Father help to heal your ❤️ at this sad time.

—Cindy Cain 🙏


Mary Jane, Dave and Mark—
So sorry to hear about Frank’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Mary (Rapier) Millage