Rose (Buzikowski) Kramer Shenk(1919-2014)

Rose (Buzikowski) Kramer Shenk, 94, of Painesville Township, died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at LakeMed.
Born June 23, 1919, in Pittsburgh, Pa., to John and Bessie Buzikowski, she had lived in Conneautville, Pa., before moving to Cleveland after her first marriage.
Survivors are her sons, Gerald (Bobbie) Kramer and Leonard (Joan) Kramer, both of Mentor; sister, Nellie Lindahl; and stepchildren, Thomas (Betty) Shenk, Elaine (Alan) DeMaison, Christine Hartog, Mary Jo (Ray) Somich, Leonard (Jan) Shenk, Loretta (Andrew) Somich and Edward (Theresa) Shenk. Rose is also survived by many grandchildren, step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Rose was preceded in death by her first husband, Kenneth Kramer, in 1979; her second husband, Edward Shenk, in 2002; daughter, Judith Kramer, in 2004; and siblings, Erwin Buzikowski, Frances Faska, Robert Buzikowski and Regina Croson.
Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Bede the Venerable Church, 9114 Lakeshore Blvd., Mentor, where the family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of Mass.
Interment will be at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township at a later date.
The family would like to thank the staff of LakeMed for the care they gave Rose while she was part of their family for the past 12 years.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the activities fund at LakeMed, 70 Normandy Dr., Painesville Township, OH 44077.
Arrangements entrusted to Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor.
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Published in on Feb. 13, 2014