John McCraney, 50, of Kalamazoo, died Nov. 6, 2012, in Kalamazoo. John was born Oct. 9, 1962, in Rahway, NJ.
John worked at United States Gypsum for 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his in-laws, Charles and Helen Gural and Carol Josewitch and Aunt Erna and Aunt Kathleen.
Members of his family include his wife of 28 years, Barb “Susie” McCraney; three children, Robert, Carol and Grace; brothers and sisters-in-law, Charlie, “Aunt ABC,” Richie, Alida, Amy, Patsy, Jeff, Carol, Paul Jr., Robbie and Johnny; many nieces and nephews; and by several adopted friends along the way.
Learn more about John, view his Life Story film, and share in some refreshments with his family and friends Sunday, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler – Kalamazoo, 6080 Stadium Drive., (269) 375-2900. Services will be held Monday, at 11 a.m. at Twin Lakes Church, 5475 Ravine Road.
Adults are invited to a “true celebration” following the service in the Life Story Center.
Memorial donations may be directed to the children’s education fund c/o Barb McCraney.