Lorraine L. Kramar age 100 of Stevens Point, passed away on Thursday September 13, 2018 at Atrium Senior Living. A Mass of Christian Burial for Lorraine will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday September 17, 2018 at St. Stephen Catholic Church. Rev. Jerzy Rebacz will officiate. Friends and family may gather to share memories from 10:00 AM Monday until the time of services at the church. Burial will be at Guardian Angel Cemetery. Shuda Funeral Services are assisting the family. Donations to Heartland Hospice and Portage County Humane Society for a memorial in lieu of flowers will be established in Lorraine’s name.
Lorraine was born June 28, 1918 in Antigo, the daughter of the late Raymond and Mary (Cheslak) Simons. She graduated from Antigo High School in 1936. Lorraine was married on April 22, 1939 at St Hyacinth Catholic Church in Antigo, to Eugene Kramar. The couple moved to Stevens Point in 1950.
After raising their 6 children, she and Eugene fostered 33 babies, even a set of twins. She was an excellent baker and made her own pie crusts up to the age of 99. She loved to share her baked goods with anyone she could.
Lorraine was a devote Catholic, and volunteered at the Lincoln Center in the dining room for many years.
She is survived by her Son Jerry (Nancy) Kramar, Boulder Junction, Daughters; Jeanne (Red) Marshall, Stevens Point, Karen (Jim) Conklyn, Stevens Point. 10 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandson. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Eugene in 1994, sons, Bob, Dick and Tom, one daughter in law, Merle, three brothers, and 2 grandchildren.
The family would like to thank her care workers from Inclusa, Heartland Hospice and Atrium for their loving care.
Our Amazing Mother, Her life is an excellent example of real love, true courage, and one-of-a-kind beauty and strength.
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