Julie Ann (Buchholz) Kramer
Julie Kramer, 65, of Eau Claire, passed on to meet Jesus and be reunited with her parents and other family members. Julie fought a hard battle with cancer for 8 months. She passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 30, 2020, surrounded by her loving family and supported by Heartland Hospice care at her daughter’s home in White Bear Lake, MN.
Julie was born Feb. 6, 1955, in Eau Claire to Clarence and Betty (Shilts) Buchholz. Julie grew up in the Fall Creek area, and graduated from Fall Creek High School in 1973. November 19, 1983 she was united in marriage to Rick Kramer. For 23 years Julie was employed as the office manager at Coldwell Banker Realty of Eau Claire.
In addition to her family, Julie’s relationship with God was the most important thing in her life. She shared this strong faith with her fellow Faith Church family. She enjoyed helping with church functions, swimming in her pool, and spending time with her great-niece Payton Scruggs.
Julie will be dearly missed by her daughter, Alisha (Kevin) Dickey of White Bear Lake, MN; sons, Joshua Kramer (Michelle) Minneapolis, MN; Nathan (Rachel) Menard of Blaine, MN; husband, Rick Kramer of Eau Claire: 3 granddaughters, Raegan and Avery Dickey, Ava Menard; 5 siblings, Johnie (Robyn) Buchholz of Lebanon, OR, Gary (Sandy) Buchholz of Chippewa Falls, Pam Buchholz of Eau Claire, Brent (Debbie)Buchholz of Fall Creek, Teresa (Steven) DeMoe of Eau Claire; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, Clarence and Betty, she was preceded in death by an infant sister Connie; sister-in-law, Mary Buchholz; and son, Alex Menard .
A celebration of life for Julie will be held Wednesday, July 8, 2020, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Augusta Lions Hall in Augusta, WI. Prior to the celebration of life there will be a private family funeral service at the Anderson Funeral Home in Augusta, conducted by Pastor Todd Trapani.
In lieu of flowers, memorials will be used to set up a college fund for Julie’s beloved granddaughters; in care of: Alisha Dickey at 2421 4th Street, White Bear Lake, MN 55110.
Online condolences can be left at www.andersonfhaugusta.com