Daniel Ewart Ramsey, M.D., age 55, passed away January 30, 2013 in Fredericksburg. Dan was born October 15, 1957 in Concordia, KS to Jed J. Ramsey and Frances Ewart Ramsey. After high school he received his bachelor’s degree from Lamar University and later received his medical degree from the University of Texas.
In 1989 he opened the Ramsey Clinic in Johnson City where he enjoyed serving the people of Johnson City and the surrounding area. Later in his career, in addition to his family practice Dan also was an emergency room doctor for Hill Country Memorial Hospital in Fredericksburg. He considered his staff in Johnson City as well as in the ER to be his extended family and was thankful for everyone he was privileged to work with. While committed to his profession, Dan did make time to enjoy the outdoors, hiking and camping with his two boys. He was also well known for his culinary talents and enjoyed making food for his family and staff. Dan will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Dan is survived by his parents; Lisa Ramsey; two sons, Case and Graeme Ramsey; brothers David Ramsey and wife Janice and Bob Ramsey and wife Linda; and sister, Julia Lewitt and husband Martin. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
A celebration of Dan’s life will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, February 2, 2013 at the Liberty Lighthouse Church, 321 Old River Crossing, Johnson City, TX 78636. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Assn, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692. Arrangements by Crofts – Crow Funeral Home, Johnson City, 830-868-4444.