He was born February 25, 1951 in Springfield, Ohio, the son of James Richard Krewson Sr. and Joan Duckwall (Krewson) Kemper. A longtime area resident, he was in retail management.
He was raised Southern Baptist. He was a family man and enjoyed hunting, fishing and Golden Retrievers.
On September 13, 1986, he married Sandi Barker in Great Bend, Ks. She survives.
Other survivors include: his mother, Joan Kemper, Memphis, TN; two daughters, Rebecca (Jason) Lutz, Spearville, KS, Sara (Trent) Bailey, Holcomb, KS; brother, Greg (Anita) Krewson, Memphis, TN; sister, Pam Krewson, Austin, TX; three grandchildren, James Lutz, Zoe Lutz and Jordan Bailey.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Richard Krewson Sr. and a sister, Barbara Krewson.
Cremation has taken place and a private family celebration will be held at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers memorial may be given to Kansas Wildlife and Parks Youth Programs, Friends of HorseThief Reservoir and Leave A Legacy Foundation in care of Beckwith Funeral Home, Box 663 Jetmore, KS 76854.