Jacob F. “Jack” Kramer, 92, of Gardners,
passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at his home. He was born on July 21, 1924 in Auburn, and was a son
of the late John H. and Celeste (Mengle) Kramer. He was married to the late Dorothy I. (Brame) Kramer,
who passed away on July 28, 2016.
Jacob was a WWII veteran of the
US Navy. Jack retired from the PA Railroad after 37 years of service. He was a member
of the New Life Assembly of God and the VFW Post, both of East Berlin and the N.R.A.
He is survived by two sons; Timothy Kramer of Gardners and Garry (wife, Teresa) Kramer of East Berlin, three daughters;
Juene Parson of Warfordsburg, Linda (husband, Ernie) Reichert of Gardners and Debora (husband, Mike) Smith of Gardners, two
brothers; Bruce Kramer of Mechanicsburg and Daniel Kramer of Dillsburg, 6 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
He was predeceased by three brothers; Glenn, Frederick and Robert Kramer and four sisters; Catherine Lory, Rachel Noll,
Gladys Claybaugh and Thelma Frost.
A viewing will begin at 12:30 p.m.
on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 followed by funeral services at 1:30 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St.,
Carlisle, with Rev. Joel Everhart officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the AseraCare Hospice, 44 Bowman Rd., York, PA 17404.
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