|Birth: ||Apr. 18, 1911|
|Death: ||Oct. 15, 2007|
PEORIA - Kathryn Louise Cram, 96, of Peoria, and formerly of Davenport, Iowa, and East Peoria, died at 4:50 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, 2007, at Apostolic Christian Skylines.
She was born on April 18, 1911, in Bellevue, Iowa, to John and Kathryn Eganhouse Huilman. She married Wilbur Ivan Cram on Feb. 1, 1937, in Maquoketa, Iowa. He died Feb. 10, 1982.
She is survived by her grandson, David R. (Barbara) Cram of Bloomington; her granddaughter, Beth Cram of Chicago; her daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Cram of Peoria; her sister, Gerte Goodenow of Vero Beach, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son, Richard L. Cram of Peoria; and one sister, Mary Hensley of Rock Island.
Kathryn graduated from Maquoketa Junior College in 1933. She also attended classes at the University of Dubuque and the University of Wisconsin.
She was a school teacher for several years in Iowa.
She was an avid gardener and skilled at needlework and sewing.
She lived in Davenport, Iowa, until 1982, when she moved to Peoria.
She was a member of St. Monica's Catholic Church in East Peoria.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007, at St. Monica's Church in East Peoria, with the Rev. Kenneth Marchulones officiating. Visitation will be 30 minutes before the Mass at the church. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Davenport, Iowa. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Monica's Church, Apostolic Christian Skylines or a charity of the donor's choice.
Wilbur Ivan Cram (1909 - 1952)*
Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Oct 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22319123
Added: Dec. 15, 2013
Added: Oct. 20, 2007