Dorothy A. Kramer
December 6, 2018
Dorothy A. Kramer, 81, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Thursday at her home.
Born Aug. 25, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Olive M. Kimmel and Mark E. Killian.
She was the wife of Merlin G. Kramer, to whom she was married 63 years.
She was a 1955 graduate of Schuylkill Haven High School. Dottie enjoyed being a stay- at- home mom, caring for her family while traveling the world for Merl’s Air Force career. She also spent many years as an avid bowler, becoming PWBA Association secretary and a member of the Hall of Fame.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters, Donna ( Richard) Luckenbill, Schuylkill Haven, and Darlene ( John) Huether, Fort Myers, Fla.; sons, Mark ( Denise), Fort Myers, Fla., and Matthew ( Heather), Orwigsburg; sisters, Marianne Matrisciano, Cape Coral, Fla., and Karen ( Robert) Bilinski, Lafayette Hill; brother, Edward ( Janice), Lebanon; 13 grandchildren; seven great- grandchildren.
A religious service will be held at 11 a. m. Monday at Hamilton- Breiner Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., Orwigsburg, with the Rev. Bogdan Yurchishin officiating. Friends are invited to call from 9: 30 a. m. until the time of service. Interment will be held in Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 3897 Adler Place, Building C, Suite 180, Bethlehem, PA 18017. Sign the guest book at republicanherald. com
DOROTHY A. KRAMER