Evelyn M. Kramer
Evelyn M. Kramer, 87, of Beatrice died at her home on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. She was born November 2, 1931 at rural Filley and was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church of rural Pickrell. She attended country school and then Beatrice Public Schools. She married Georgie H. Kramer, Jr. on July 23, 1950 and they lived in Lewiston and Wymore before moving to Beatrice. She worked in food service at Good Samaritan in Wymore and Beatrice, retiring when she turned 80. She was a former member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church of Wymore where she taught Sunday School and was a member of St. John Lutheran Church of Beatrice where she did blanket sewing. She had been a den mother in Cub Scouts and a Girl Scout leader. She enjoyed bowling, camping, flowers, birds, quilting, sewing, wood working, country gospel music and her friends.
Survivors include one son, Timmy Kramer, Sr. of Fairbury; two daughters, Wonda (Brenton) Phillips of Concordia, KS and Patty (Clarence) Rule of Adams; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Janice (Gerald) Lampe; two brothers-in-law, Max Kimmerling and Melvin Miller; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dirk “Dick” and Mary Miller Wallman; husband Georgie H. Kramer, Jr., who died May 14, 1997; son Dawayne (D.C.) Kramer, who died April 20, 2014; granddaughter, Tanya Eshbaugh; two sisters, Rosetta Miller and Viola Kimmerling.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at St. John Lutheran Church of Beatrice with Pastor Ernesto Medina and Pastor Leah Lawson officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice. A family prayer service will be held at 10:15 A.M. in the church chapel on Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to the Mid America Boston Terrier Rescue. Closed casket visitation will be held at the Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice from 4:00 P.M. Sunday to 8:00 P.M. Monday and at the church one hour preceding the services on Tuesday. www.foxfuneralhome.net Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice in charge of arrangements.