Cheryl Anne Kramer

Feb. 29,1928-Feb. 13, 2020

Cheryl Anne Kramer

was born February 29,

1928 in Ambrose, North

Dakota the daughter of

Walter and Jean (Nelson)

Parsley. She and her five

siblings lived in several

cities throughout North

Dakota following her

mother’s work with the

railroad. Cheryl graduated

from Plaza High School

where she met the love of

her life, Robert Kramer.

They were married June

3, 1950. Robert died in


She attended Minot

State College and worked

as a teacher in a one room

school house for a year.

She was employed by

Saunders Brothers Whole-

sale, Minot Supply Com-

pany and Firestone Tire

before opening Dakota

Secretarial Service in

1967. She worked for the

federal government as a

civil servant for over 25


Cheryl made a loving

home for her husband and

five children. She was an

angel on earth serving her

family, friends and neigh-

bors. She was a great sto-

ryteller and had a remark-able memory for historical

detail. She enjoyed recit-

ing poetry, playing cards

with her husband and

completing crossword

puzzles in ink. She sang

duets with her husband in

churches and nightclubs.

Her children will always

cherish the memory of her

sweet lullabies.

Cheryl Kramer, aged 91,

died at Denver Hospice on

February 13 2020.

Cheryl was preceded in

death by: her husband;

her parents; infant broth-

er, Charles; brother Bill

Parsley; sisters Nancy

Weber and Mil Kok;

daughters Nancy Kramer

and Cheri Kramer her son,

Steve Kramer and many

nieces and nephews and


She is survived by: her

children Bob Kramer, Peg-

gy Maddron (Chuck Erick-

son), Dr. Bill Kramer and

her daughter-in-law Cathy

Kramer; sister Gail Bren-

dle and brother Tom Pars-

ley (Sharon); grandchil-

dren Cole Kramer

(Nicole), Chris Kramer,

Sarah Kramer, Khi Kra-

mer, D.R. Shoff , Jenny

Fowler and Aaron (Juani-

ta) Maddron and three

great grandchildren and

many loving nieces and


The service will be held

at Queen of Peace Church

at 10 am on Friday Febru-

ary 21, 2020. A luncheon

will be held at the church

immediately following the