Dorothy Krahmer

DOROTHY KRAHMER, 87 WINSLOW - Dorothy M. Krahmer, 87, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at the Lena Living Center. She was born on December 11, 1925, in Freeport, IL to Glen and Gladys (Chatin) Gift. She married Kenneth Krahmer in 1944. She is survived by one son, Robert (Janice) Krahmer of Winslow, IL; one grandson, Roger (Kristie) Krahmer of Winslow, IL; one great-grandson, Zak Krahmer; four sisters, Marilyn (Donald) Wirtjes of Freeport, IL, Lois (Vick) Garmen of Polo, IL, Ruth Ann (Bill) Scheider of Freeport, IL, and Kathryn Bardell of Monroe, WI; three brothers, Jim (Mable) Gift of Freeport, IL, Donald (Linda) Gift of Forreston, IL, and Gerald (Kay) Gift, Arizona. Preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; daughter, Judith Krahmer; three brothers, Richard, Robert, George "Bill"; and one sister, Phyllis (Harold) Becker. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 1, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Officiating will be Rev. Ken Lawson. A memorial has been established in her name. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Published in The Journal-Standard on June 30, 2013