Gilbert Lee Kramer
Gilbert Lee Kramer
  • October 16, 1953 - April 11, 2017
  • Arlington, Tennessee

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Gilbert Lee Kramer, 63, formerly of Evansville, passed away at his home is Arlington, TN. He was born October 16, 1953 in Evansville to the late Albert and Hilda (Harris) Kramer.
He retired from the Army after 22 years as an E7. Some of the positions he held were track vehicle repair, field artillery surveyor and Inspector General. He was also a prison guard in Texas, retiring from Ken Lake and was a volunteer for Relay for Life. He loved animals, fishing, hiking and any outdoor activities.
Gilbert was preceded in death by his parents and infant brother, Fredrick Albert Kramer.
He is survived by son, Jeremiah Kramer; brother, Bill Kramer (Dianne); sister, Connie Ott (Gary); brother, Tim Kramer (Polly); brother, Alan Kramer (Mary) and sister, Lawana Mangold (Randall); 13 nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be 11:00AM, Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Alexander North Chapel, 4100 Stringtown Rd., officiated by Rev. John Lefler, with burial in Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may visit 5:00PM to 7:00PM, Friday, April 14, 2017 and Saturday 10:00AM to service time at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Relay for Life in Murray, KY and Methodist Hospice in Memphis, TN. Condolences may be made online at