Max R. Cram, CW04 (Ret)
May 25, 1934 – June 4, 2020
CW04 (Ret) Max R. Cram passed peacefully in his home on June 4th and joined his wife of 64 years, Elsie “Cap” (Swearingen) Cram.
Max served in the US Navy for four years and the US Army for 24 years, serving in the Korean War and completing two tours of duty in Viet Nam. He was awarded many medals, including two Bronze Stars. He also enjoyed a second career as Claims Manager for Hartford Insurance. He will be greatly missed by his two surviving daughters and their families: Zanteen Dean (Larry) and Roxane Baily (Stephen) and three beloved grandsons, Logan Dean, Travis Baily, and Connor Baily; many friends and family.
A private burial will take place at Omaha National Cemetery with full military honors when conditions allow. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Boys Town.