MADISON-Scott L. Cramer, age 65, passed peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. His journey came to an end at Agrace HospiceCare after a two year battle with cancer.
He was born on June, 2, 1948, in Madison, the son of Victor Henry and Bernice Sophia (Libby) Cramer. He married Kathryn Sankbeil on May 7, 1977, in Madison. Scott served in the US Army in the Vietnam War. He worked for the City of Madison Parks Department for 44 years as a foreman, retiring in 2011. Scott was a member of VFW Post #1318, and a member of Ducks Unlimited. He was an avid Badgers and Packers fan and enjoyed fishing and wood working. Scott was a man of few words, but when spoken they meant a lot.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy; three daughters, Rochelle “Chelle” (Josh) Roller, Angela “Angie” Cramer and Ryanne (Nik) Mobry; five grandchildren, Mya, Kylar, Camden, Jayda and Keaton; mother-in-law, Martha Sankbeil; siblings, Barbara Dedrick, Vicki (Robert) Femrite, Kent Cramer, Denise (Bill) Curtain, Kim (Bob Ellis) Cramer and Jan Cramer; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a nephew, Chad Dedrick; two brothers-in-law, Joe Dedrick and Ronald Hart; and father-in-law, Donald Sankbeil.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. DENNIS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 505 Dempsey Road, Madison, at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 with Father Randy Timmerman presiding. Visitation will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. Burial with military rites will follow the service at Highland Memory Gardens.
A special thank you to Agrace HospiceCare for their amazing care and support for Scott on his final journey.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Agrace HospiceCare.
Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com. “Love, Laugh, Live”
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