Ronald Joseph Kramer
Ronald Joseph Kramer, 59, Fox, Ark., formerly of Salem, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, due to complications during heart surgery at the Baxter Regional Hospital, in Mountain Home, Ark.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 13, at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in West Point, where the family will receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in West Point, with Father Gary Beckman officiating. Burial will be at the Salem East Cemetery in Salem.
Memorials have been established in his memory for Salem East Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhomes.com.
Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in West Point is assisting the family with arrangements.
Born Jan. 27, 1953, in Ft. Madison, he was the son of Maurice J. and Rosalene E. (Vantiger) Kramer.
He was a graduate of Mt. Pleasant High School. He worked for 27 years at Cessford Construction. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include one daughter, Kimberly Kramer of San Dimas, Calif.; one son, Joseph Kramer of Belmond; his mother; seven brothers, Thomas (Rose) of Mankato, Minn., John (Sunok) of Urbandale, twin brother, Donald (Colleen) of Salem, Gerald (Sherry) of Double Oaks, Texas, Anthony (Connie) of Salem, Robert (Patty) of Mt. Pleasant, and Charles (Teresa) of Salem; four sisters, Janet (Jerry) Graber of Donnellson, Linda Kramer of Salem, Mary (Lyle) Waters of Muscatine, and Annette (Marty) Kramer of Burlington; and special friend, Terri Lott of Alco, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his father.