Alfred A. Kremer (1932 - 2012)

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  • "ALFRED AND I GREW UP IN THE SAME AREA AND WAS IN 4-H CLUB..."
    - NORMAN VANLANINGHAM
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AMARILLO, Texas – Alfred A. Kremer, age 79 of Amarillo died Friday, March 9 in Amarillo. Texas. Funeral Mass will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 14 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. Msgr. Joseph Tash will officiate. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Service arrangements are entrusted to Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 South Georgia.
Mr. Kremer was born in Jesup, Iowa on May 21, 1932 to Matthew and Matilda Kremer. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corp during Korea and was awarded the Purple Heart among many additional service medals.
Mr. Kremer married Helen Brister on Aug. 9, 1986 in Amarillo at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church. He was spent his life in the Agriculture Industry as a farmer. He was a member of St. Thomas and the Knights of Columbus. The family wishes to express their appreciation to BSA Hospice for the care provided to both Alfred and the entire family.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gracie Morrissey; his sisters, Marie Soteros, Agnes Meisch-Helmers, Matilda Temeyer and Rose Buhrow; and a brother Joseph Kremer.
Mr. Kremer is lovingly survived by his wife, Helen; his daughters, Linda (Cleve) Rousser of Amarillo,Texas; Victoria Kremer of Atlanta, Ga., and Cynthia (Greg) Case of Aliso Viejo, Calif.; his sons, Tony (Dian) Kremer Dian of Independence, Roger Kremer of Independence, Patrick (Linda) Kremer of Palmdale, Calif.; and Michael (Ellen) Brister of Amarillo, Texas; his seventeen grandchildren, his eleven great-grandchildren; his sisters, Margaret Kraus of Jesup; Rita Kies of Jesup; Lucille (Jack) Toal and her husband Jack of Tucson, Texas and Theresa Serafini of Los Gatos, Calif.; his sister-in-law Ellen Kremer of Jesup; his brothers, Matthew (Joyce) Kremer of Garrison; Robert (Ruth) Kremer of Corona, Calif.; and a brother-in-law Paul Buhrow of Texas; and a niece Christina Hartman.
Memorial contributions may be made to Citychurch, 205 S. Polk, Amarillo, Texas, 79101.
Please sign the online guest register at www.schoolerfuneralhome.com.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Mar. 14 to Mar. 31, 2012
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