Bomar G. “Bo” Kramer, 92, of Methuen passed away peacefully on December 26, 2017 at Lawrence General Hospital in Lawrence. Born in Indiana, he was the son of the late George A. and Frances L. (Duncan) Kramer.
Bo was raised in Indiana and educated in the Northeast. He was a graduate of Classical High School in W. Springfield, MA. He then completed his undergraduate degree at Yale University and special naval training at Annapolis. He later completed his MBA at Harvard Business School. He served in the US Navy in World War II as a Lieutenant. During the War, he sacrificed much and contributed to the security of this Nation. He enjoyed golfing, travelling, sailing, and especially spending time with his family and friends. Bo was also the General Sales Manager for the Automotive Division at Bolta Products, a division of Gencorp.
Bo is survived by his devoted wife of thirty-four years, Barbara (Azzi) Kramer; Loving father of Suzanne Rowen of Seattle, WA, Elizabeth L. Torto and her husband, Raymond of Marblehead, MA and grandson, Nathaniel Torto; sister, Mary Farrell and her husband, Donald of Staten Island, NY. Cherished uncle to William Farrell and his wife, Marianne of NJ, Barbara Parisi and her husband Kenneth of NJ, James Farrell and his wife, Lauren of Harvard, MA, and Patricia Farrell of NY. He also leaves several dear grand nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Friday, December 29, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. His funeral mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at St. Anthony Maronite Church, 145 Amesbury St., Lawrence. In Lieu of flowers, donations in Bo’s memory may be made to St. Anthony Maronite Church, Lawrence or the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02441. For on-line condolences or directions, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.