John Perry Crume
John P. Crume, 90, of Lenexa, KS passed away peacefully April 26, 2017 at Lakeview Village.
John was born November 4, 1926 in Summersville, MO. The family moved to Springfield, MO when he was a teenager and at the age of 17, John joined the US Navy. Following his military service, he moved to KC. John married Jo Ann Line and of that marriage, two children were born; Teresa Ann and Perry Allen. John was a member of the the Carpenter’s Union for 50 years and had a hand in the construction of some of the most prominent buildings in KC.
John was preceded in death by his two siblings, Dennis and Mary. He is survived by his two children, Teresa Williams of Myrtle Beach, SC and Perry (Joanne) Crume of Shawnee, KS, two grandchildren, Jon Williams and Evan Crume and his great-granddaughter, Addison Williams. John is also survived by his wife, Gloria, who he married in 1988 and her three children, Mark Curry, Marsha McGinnis, Michelle Hurtado and six grandchildren, Mark Steven, Jonathan, Patrick, Daniel, David and Rachel.
A Celebration of John’s life will be held on May 6 at the Southridge Building in Lakeview Village, 14001 W. 92 St, Lenexa at 6:00pm.