Obituary Record

Forrest M. Kramer Kramer
Died on 1/2/2016


Posted on line 6 Jan 2016; Published in The Enterprise, Friday 8 Jan 2016

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Forrest M. Kramer, age 82, of Blair, Nebraska died January 2 at Carter Place in Blair with his wife by his side. Memorial services will be held Saturday January 9 at 2:00 PM at Campbell Aman Funeral Home in Blair.

Forrest M. Kramer was born on March 16, 1933, in LeMars, Iowa the son of Louis and Mabel Kramer. He was raised in LeMars,graduated from LeMars High School, then attended and graduated from Westmar College in LeMars with a BA in Education. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War Era. He retired from Omaha Public Schools as an Industrial Arts Teacher. Forrest was a Past President of the Blair Optimist Club and also Past Governor of the Nebraska District of Optimist International. He was a carpenter his entire life and built the family home. Forrest enjoyed traveling with Joyce. The couple traveled extensively throughout the United States during their retirement years.

Mr. Kramer is survived by his wife, Joyce, two sons Forrest Lee (Mona) and Kyle (Lisa) Kramer, brother Charles (Lillian), sister Marjorie, grandchildren: Mariah, Kenneth, Katelyn, and Justin, along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents Louis and Mabel Kramer.

Memorials may be made to Optimist International Foundation in Forrest’s name.

Omaha World Herald 7 Jan 2016


Kramer, Forrest M. Age 82 Blair, NE. Survived by his wife, Joyce; two sons, Forrest Lee (Mona) and Kyle (Lisa) Kramer; brother Charles (Lillian); sister Marjorie; grandchildren, Mariah, Kenneth, Katelyn, and Justin; along with many nieces and nephews. MEMORIAL SERVICES will be held Saturday, January 9 at 2pm at Campbell Aman Funeral Home in Blair. Memorials may be made to Optimist International Foundation in Forrest's name. CAMPBELL-AMAN FUNERAL HOME 444 S. 17th Blair, NE 402-426-2191

From Funeral Leaflet

Kramer, Forrest M. 1/2/2016

Portrait in funeral leaflet; disposal of cremains unknown

In Loving Memory of Forrest M. Kramer

Born March 16th, 1933 LeMars, Iowa; Entered Into Rest January 2nd, 2016, Blair, Nebraska

Funeral Service 2:00 PM Saturday, January 9th, 2016 Campbell~Aman Funeral Home Blair, Nebraska. Officiating Pastor Shawn Linnell. Musical Selections: “The Old Rugged Cross”, “I Know That My Redeemer Lives”, “How Great Thou Art”

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 1/8/2016