Obituary of Raymond G. Kramer
Raymond G. Kramer, 94, of Berlin, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Dec.10, 2022. Born in New Britain, the son of the late Michael and Karoline (Forjan) Kramer, he lived all his life in New Britain and Berlin. He was a graduate of Trinity College and University of Hartford. As an educator, Ray spent his thirty-seven-year career in the New Britain School System at Slade Middle School as a math teacher and guidance counselor. He was member of St. Paul’s Church and also served his Country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
Raymond is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Irene (Piatek) Kramer, two daughters Donna Kramer and Cheryl Kramer-Tierney, two grandchildren, Matthew Tierney and Katelyn Tierney; a sister Anna Greco and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Anton Kramer, Frank Kramer, Carl Kramer, Rudy Kramer and sisters, Margaret Tucchirone, Karoline Brolin and Stephanie Carlson.
Raymond loved spending time with his family, travelling with friends and family and music. He had great faith and was actively involved in All Saints Church in New Britain prior to moving to Berlin.
His greatest joy was spending time with his beloved grandchildren. He will be deeply missed.
Friends and family are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday (Dec. 15, 2022) at 12:00 noon at St. Paul’s Church, Kensington. Entombment will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, New Britain. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Farrell Funeral Home 110 Franklin Sq. New Britain. Donations may be made to St. Paul’s Church 485 Alling St. Kensington, CT 06037.