A memorial service was held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church of Olga for Tracy K. Kramer, 60, of Gwinner, Minn. He passed away at his residence on July 8,2017.
Burial at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Cemetery next to the church.
Tracy Kramer was born May 4, 1957 in Cavalier to Kenneth Kramer and Pearl (Boyer) Kramer, and he spent his early life in Walhalla. He received his education in Walhalla and graduated in 1975. He was employed at Cavalier Air Force Station for 30 years, Craig Geron, Motorcoach Industries, Ventus Energy, Strata Corporation, Farmers Union Oil, and most recently the Bobcat Company in Gwinner. He was an avid storyteller, dedicated worker, loving father and grandfather. He enjoyed snowmobiling, billiards, riding motorcycle, dancing, and had an infectious love of a good time and laughter.
Tracy is survived by his children: Anthony (Jessica) Kramer; Carmen Kramer (Mark) Cairns; Morgan Kramer; grandchildren: Keegan and Marin Kramer, Pepper and Kiah Cairns; brother Dennis (Tracy) Kramer; sister Paula DuBois; nieces Anne DuBois and Nycole Novak.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Kenneth and Pearl (Boyer) Kramer; wife Karen (Carrier) Kramer, father-in-law Camille Carrier, and brother-in-law Kenneth DuBois.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to the ‘Our Lady’s Preservation Society’ or ‘Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Cemetery Association’ in Olga.
Arrangements with Dahlstrom Funeral Home of Oakes. Memories may be shared and viewed by visiting www.dahlstromfuneralhome.com.