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December 21, 2013

Leroy M. Cramer Jr.

NEW FLORENCE — CRAMER – Leroy M. Jr., 81, New Florence, passed away Dec. 20, 2013, at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 21, 1932, in Seward, son of Leroy M. Sr. and Dorothy (Hepner) Cramer. Preceded in death by parents; son, Stanley, who died in 1999; sister, Betty Jean Cramer; and son-in-law, Robert Fletcher. Survived by loving wife of 58 years, former Carole Luther; loving children, Stephen, married to former Sally Stern, Gas Center; Cynthia Dimon, Warrick, R.I.; and Karen Fletcher, New Port Richey, Fla.; grandchildren, David, Tina, Lucas, Nicole, Penny, Kelly, Christine, Amber and Joshua; nine great-grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; brother, Edward Cramer, married to Myrna, Phoenix, Ariz.; and sister, Janet Scaife, Seward. Member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward. U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving on the USS Benham, DD796. Retired with 33 years of service from Bethlehem Steel. He delivered The Tribune-Democrat for over 25 years. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Jon A. Meese Funeral Home, Seward. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward, the Rev. Robert Washko, officiating. Interment, Armagh Cemetery. Please visit www.meesefuneralhome.com for online condolences.

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