Obituaries Announcements

Joan Ann Kramer
Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home in Atchison
Winchester, KS

Joan Ann Kramer, 73 of Winchester, KS, passed away Wednesday May 21, 2014 at the Jefferson County Geriatric Center, Winchester, KS.

Mass of Christian burial will be 10:00 AM, Wednesday May 28, 2014 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 18760 Rogers Road, Atchison, KS, with Abbot Barnabas Senecal, OSB as Celebrant.  Burial will follow in the Corpus Christi Cemetery.  A parish rosary will be recited Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM at Corpus Christi Catholic Church with visitation following until 8:30 PM.  Memorial 

contributions are suggested to Corpus Christi Cemetery for cemetery improvement or Jefferson County Hospice and may be sent in care of the funeral home.  The Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home, Atchison, is handling the arrangements.  Online condolences may be left at

Joan was born May 9, 1941 in Atchison, KS the daughter of Albert and Frances (Funk) Wagner.  She was a farm wife and homemaker a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church, where she served on the Altar Society.  Joan enjoyed gardening, and being with her grandchildren.

Joan married Eugene Kramer on April 11, 1961, he survives of the home.  Additional survivors include four sons: Doug and Lisa Kramer, Winchester, KS, David Kramer, Manhattan, KS, Curtis and Jenny Kramer, Bashor, KS, Kent and Brenda Kramer, Winchester, KS, three brothers; Tom Wagner, Atchison, KS, Phil Wagner, Kingwood, TX,  and Terry Wagner, Atchison, KS, two sisters; Corrine Frakes, Atchison, KS, and Marion Blodig, Atchison, KS and ten grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter; Angela Kramer and two sisters; Lois Chambers, Teresa Wagner.