Dorothy Fell Kramer
Dorothy Fell Kramer, beloved wife and mother and longtime resident of Issaquah died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, November 18, 2012 after her battle with cancer. She was born in Rigby, Idaho on November 24, 1931, the 3rd of 6 children. She married Sam Kramer in 1952 in Boise and moved directly to the Seattle area, where they eventually settled in Issaquah, WA in 1960. Together they raised their 8 children in love and hard work. Dorothy spent her years cheering her children's budding talents and was their greatest advocate. She had a pioneering spirit, she was a lifelong learner who enjoyed sharing her knowledge with others. She was an avid gardener, and was happiest with her hands in the dirt. She loved her family most of all, and delighted in every one of their accomplishments. She was preceded in death by her husband Sam, her parents, siblings, granddaughter Tiffany and great grandson Mark. She is survived by her children, Debbie, Gretchen, Sam, Becky, Bill, John, Laura and Jason, her sister Susan Burns, 24 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. As a faithful member of the LDS church, she served with a willing heart all the days of her life.
A memorial service will be held to celebrate her life on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the LDS chapel on 1100 6th Avenue SE, Issaquah.