Jerry Kramer, 59

Jerry (Grease) Kramer, 59, a rancher from Stapleton, passed away Dec. 18, 2010, at Great Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born June 13, 1951, to Eugene and Lenora Kramer. Jerry graduated from Stapleton High School in 1969, with many athletic honors. Jerry could make and repair anything out of nothing. He and his father did custom haying, and grass drilling, along with ranching. Survivors include his daughters, Heidi Kramer of Merna and Holly Kramer of Broken Bow; son, Tom Fuller and family of Kearney; grandchildren, Kadence and Tregun Trew of Broken Bow; his companion of many years, Gay Lynn Brown and her family; a sister, Karen Kramer of Jerome, Idaho; a brother, Jim (Mary) Kramer and family of Fairfield, Idaho; aunts, Arta Jean Kramer, Twyla Kramer and Pauline Clouse; uncles, Donny (Dottie) Kramer, Charles (Delores) Clouse, Ivan Pooschke; and numerous other family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; aunts and uncles, Denny Kramer, Skinner Kramer, Rose Pooschke, Swede and Henrietta Swanson and Donnie Clouse. A memorial has been established and online condolences can be made at Services will be Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010, at 2 p.m. at the Stapleton Legion Hall with Frank Scott officiating. Cremation was chosen. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.