Viola (Federico) Kramer, 82, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Kramer was born May 13, 1931, in Cleveland.
Viola was a member of ABWA and a lifetime member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post. She loved polkas, dancing and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Viola is survived by her children, David (Sharon) Kramer and Diane (Dan) Bacon; grandchildren, Gina (Dan) Holleran, Amber (Justin) Stapleton, Christy (Justin) Taft, Samantha Kramer, Katie (Jeremy) Smith, Dawn Bacon, Russell (fiancée Amber) Bacon and Mark (fiancée Cara) Bacon; and 11 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Yolanda Judy.
Viola was preceded in death by her husband, James; parents, Donato and Chariana Federico; brother, Emilio; sister, Pauline Liotta; and her great-grandson, Jayden Stapleton.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 7575 Bellflower Road, Mentor, where the family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. Entombment will be at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township.
Arrangements entrusted to McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Homes in Willoughby and Mentor.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Dec. 1, 2013