Glenn Cramer

CRAMER, Glenn “Ben” H., 64, of McMechen, WV passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

He was born October 9, 1949 in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late Donley Ray and Betty Jane Haglock Cramer.

Ben was a member of the First Christian Church of McMechen, avid fisherman, hunter, gardener and wood worker and was a Viet Nam Veteran of the US Marines.

He served 33 years as a police officer and police chief for the City of McMechen and then as a master sergeant with the Benwood Police Department, where he retired in 2011.

In addition to his parents, Ben was preceded in death by his brother, David Cramer.

He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Tammy Ennis Cramer of McMechen; son, John (Cybil) Cramer of Sherrard, WV; three stepchildren, John (Amanda) Hall of Benwood, WV, Misty (James) Ferguson of Wheeling and Jennifer (Jeff) McKenzie of Wheeling; brother, Clifford (Becky) Cramer of Moundsville, WV; five grandchildren, Johnna Renee Cramer of Sherrard, Dustin and Matthew Hall of Benwood and Brandon and Braylon Ferguson of Wheeling; several nieces, and nephews; and Bens favorite Buddy, Cosmo.

Friends will be received Sunday, March 2 from 1 p.m. until time of service at 4 p.m. at Care Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville WV with Rev. Rodney Hubbs officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Cramer family.