We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Ryan Funeral Home
Robert W. "Bob" Crampton, 79 of Allouez, MI passed away at his home on December 16, 2021 surrounded by his family and his friends. He was born on July 13, 1942 in East Lansing, Michigan. He moved to the U.P. in 1978, to further pursue his life's calling of being a surveyor at U.P. Engineering. He went on to open Crampton Surveying and spent the rest of his 50+ year profession doing what he loved. When he came to the U.P., he came with his wife of 42 years, Patricia (Patty) Crampton, and they spent the rest of their years enjoying the Keweenaw Peninsula, operating the Eagle Harbor Store, golfing, camping, fishing, refurbishing his 1946 Ford pickup and spending time with friends and family.
He is preceded in death by his mother and father, William and Marvelene (Molly) Crampton, son Robert Crampton, sister Linda Fennis, and brother Rick Crampton. He is survived by his wife Patricia (Patty) Crampton, son David Crampton, daughter Tricia Crampton/Tony Spagnotti, daughter Jamie (Jim) Dube, sister Kathy Sedell, brother Dan Crampton, grandchildren Candice (Adam) Miles, Christopher (Phaedra) LaBonte, Timery (Sean) Minch, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces. nephews, and cousins. A celebration of life will be held in 2022.