Obituaries

James E. Cranston 1934 - 2010 Kansas City, Kan.

Services for James E. Cranston, 75, Kansas City, Kan., will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Chapel Hill-Butler Funeral Home.
Burial with Military Honors will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Cranston died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at his home.
He was born Nov. 29, 1934, in Kansas City, Kan., to George E. and Catherine E. (Saunders) Cranston. He attended Wyandotte High School, and served his country in the U.S. Army. Mr. Cranston worked as a warehouseman, and truck driver. He was a member and deacon of Sunset Hills Christian Church.
He is preceded in death by his father, George E. Cranston, and son, James (Freddie) Cranston. Survivors include his mother, Catherine E. Cranston; wife of 50 years of, Carol L. Cranston of the home; three daughters, Marie Hines of Riverside, Mo., Kimberley (Frank) Dobbins, Kansas City, Kan., Joanna (Jerry) Woods, Tonganoxie, and Mary (Ron) Stremming, Kansas City, Kan. He also is survived by his son, James R. (Karen) Cranston, Gladstone, Mo.; and 10 grandchildren.
Contributions may be made to Kansas City Hospice.
Condolences made be left at www.chapelhill-butler.com.