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In Memory of

Rick C. Kramer

October 18, 1954 - May 26, 2013

Obituary


Rick C. Kramer passed away on May 26, 2013 at his home. He was born on
October 18,1954 to parents Joyce and Neal Kramer in Prairie du Chein, WI.
He married Linda A. Busch on September 21, 1974 and had two children, Ryan
and Michelle. Linda passed away on March 4, 1984 after a long fight with
brain cancer. He remarried Dianne E. Droessler in December of 1985. The new
family of 11 children moved from Hazel Green, WI to Hayward, WI in 1988.
The last 20 years of Rick's life, he and his wife...

Rick C. Kramer passed away on May 26, 2013 at his home. He was born on
October 18,1954 to parents Joyce and Neal Kramer in Prairie du Chein, WI.
He married Linda A. Busch on September 21, 1974 and had two children, Ryan
and Michelle. Linda passed away on March 4, 1984 after a long fight with
brain cancer. He remarried Dianne E. Droessler in December of 1985. The new
family of 11 children moved from Hazel Green, WI to Hayward, WI in 1988.
The last 20 years of Rick's life, he and his wife Dianne owned/operated The
Waterfront on Grindstone Lake in Hayward, WI. Rick was a very beloved
Husband, Father, Grandfather & Great-Grandfather. His first passion was his
family. His favorite pastime in recent years was sharing his love of remote
control airplanes, train sets, and race car tracks with his grandchildren.
He also loved fishing, shooting clay pigeons, taking his dog Brandy to the
game farm, golfing, reading, and of course serving the public at his
restaurant. Rick is a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.
Rick is survived by his wife Dianne; son Ryan Kramer (Christina) of
Buffalo, NY; daughter Michelle (Ricky) Christian of Hayward; daughter Nena
(Phil) Gourley of Hayward; son Todd Droessler of Hayward; son Ben (Meghan)
Droessler of Hayward; daughter Amy (Bobbie) Seiling of Pittsburgh, PA; son
Andy (Jen) Droessler of Hayward; daughter Anne (Larry) Peterson of Shell
Lake, WI; daughter Joy (Joe) Donnellan of Hayward; son Rex Droessler of
Hayward; daughter Geri Droessler of Hayward. Fifteen Grandchildren: Daniele
& David Gourley; Madeline, Abby & Henry Droessler; McKinley & Ila Seiling;
Bob & George Droessler; Mersadie Gajewski; Lauren Donnellan; Rachel &
Eleanor Kramer; Charley & Colt Christian. One great-grandchild: Jayden
Gourley. Three sisters Cyndi (Doug) Leibfried of Kieler, WI; Deb (Gary)
Droessler of Potosi, WI; and Lori (Mark) Stewart of Dubuque, IA along with
10 nieces & nephews. Preceeded in death by brother Terry, mother Joyce, and
father Neal.