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In Memory of

Mary Ellen Richter

September 22, 1934 - January 5, 2018

Obituary


Mary Ellen (Kramer) Richter, age 83, went to be with her Lord. She was born to Christoph and Lula September 22, 1934, a longtime resident of Union Gap where they lived for 57 years. She married Chuck the love of her life on February 11, 1953 and they were married 59 wonderful years. They enjoyed family outings, camping, and dancing. Mary was a member of the women's VFW auxiliary and a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. She and Chuck enjoyed membership of the Timberwolves jeep club for over 35 years. She was known as...

Mary Ellen (Kramer) Richter, age 83, went to be with her Lord. She was born to Christoph and Lula September 22, 1934, a longtime resident of Union Gap where they lived for 57 years. She married Chuck the love of her life on February 11, 1953 and they were married 59 wonderful years. They enjoyed family outings, camping, and dancing. Mary was a member of the women's VFW auxiliary and a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. She and Chuck enjoyed membership of the Timberwolves jeep club for over 35 years. She was known as Mama Mary to a lot of people. She is survived by her daughter, Linda (Phil) of Payette, ID; sons, Chris (Becky) of Selah and John (Lynn) of Union Gap; 4 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 1 on the way. Mary is also survived by her brothers, Ted (Jenette) Kramer of Arizona, Stan (Jan) Kramer of Anacortes, Rod Kramer of Chesapeake, Virginia, and sister, Kathy (Norm) Wilson of Kennewick. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Chuck, her parents, Chris and Lula, brothers, Bud, Ed, and Norm Kramer and grandson, Carl Apts. The family would like to thank Pastor Mark, and Andrea and the staff at Cottage in the Meadow. Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Langevin El Paraiso Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, January 12, 2018 also at the funeral home. To share a memory of Mary visit www.lepfuneralhome.com.