Columbus Grove, Ohio
Mary Louise Cramer, 64, died Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at her home near Columbus Grove. She was born March 23, 1957, in Lima, Ohio to Gladwin B. and Mary (Barkimer) Smith. They both preceded her in death.
On September 25, 1978, she married Russell L. Cramer. He survives near Pandora.
Mary is survived by her sons, Brad (Kim) Smith, Justin (Janelle) Cramer and Josh Cramer; five grandchildren Hailee Roeder, Ellyssa and Jayden Cramer, Tanner and Avery Smith; one sister, Nancy Goedde; one-step brother, Robert “Bob” (Sarah) Anderson and one step sister-in-law, Brenda Anderson
She was preceded in death by her brother, Larry Smith; stepbrothers, Terry Anderson and Irvin “Butch” (Polly) Anderson; stepsister, Sharon (Scott) Hofferbert Bledsoe and brothers in-law, Tom Goedde and Ray Hofferbert.
Mary was a graduate of Columbus Grove High School, class of 1976. She had worked at former Patrick Plastics, now Silgan Plastics, Ottawa, as a forklift driver. She enjoyed her animals, especially her cat “Effie”, reading and working word find puzzles. Mary was a Cleveland Browns and OSU Buckeye fan.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1, 2021, at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove. Services will begin at 1:00 p.m., on Friday, following the visitation. Pastor Wayne Altstaetter will officiate with burial to follow in Truro Cemetery, Columbus Grove.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lima Allen County Humane Society.
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