Cramm, Richard "Dick" Edwin, M.D.|
Born October 20, 1930, died July 27, 2013
Dick was born in Liberal, Kansas, though his friends and family know he was liberal with his love, not his politics. He grew up in Wichita, KS and received his bachelors degree from Washington University in St Louis. Upon graduating from medical school at the University of Kansas, he married his high school sweetheart, Katherine, and came to California for their honeymoon. He was the first Endocrinology Fellow at UCLA and established his medical practice in Newport Beach, caring for his patients in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology for 40 years. Dick gave his heart to his Savior and God filled him with passion for life. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, horseback riding, and sharing his love for America with family and friends. Dick is survived by his loving wife, Kay of 56 years; his brother, Ralph of Wichita, KS; his two sons, Russell and Topher; their wives, Johanna and Shelley; and 7 grandchildren, Karina and Annelise, Emma, Grace, Tanner, Garrett and Tucker. Celebration Service will be Thursday, August 1st at 11am at Grace Fellowship Church, 3170 Redhill Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.
Published in Orange County Register on July 30, 2013