Paul R. Kreamer, 83, of Coudersport, formerly of Selinsgrove and Beavertown, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at the Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport.
He was born Sept. 13, 1932, in Penns Creek, a son of the late Irvin and Helen (Blackford) Kreamer. On March 12, 1950, he married the former Marion A. Reich who preceded him in death on Jan. 4, 2001, breaking a 50-year union. On June 23, 2001, he married the former Anna F.N. (Smith) Krouse who preceded him in death on Jan. 26, 2015.
Paul had worked on several farms including ParKay Farms, Beavertown. He retired in 1994 from Weis Markets working in the warehouse as a truck jockey.
He was a member of Hummels United Methodist Church, Middleburg.
Paul enjoyed baseball and was a Pirates fan, as well as a racing fan and rooted for Dale Earnhardt Sr. Farming was always in Paul's blood and he loved ice cream.
He is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Donna J. and Glenn Gardner Jr., of Beaver Springs; two sons and one daughter-in-law, James Kreamer, of Mifflinburg, and Kenneth L. and Carla Kreamer, of Beaver Springs; two stepdaughters and stepsons-in-law, Bonnie and Richard Kratzer, of Coudersport, and Jane and David Mitch, of Selinsgrove; three stepsons and two stepdaughters-in-law, Timothy and Gail Krouse, of Mount Pleasant Mills, John Krouse, of Middleburg, and Dennis and Patsy Krouse, of Shamokin Dam; seven grandchildren, Glenn, Chris, Brian, Kelly, Chad,Lance and Becky; nine great-grandchildren; numerous stepgrand, great-grand, and great-great-grandchildren; and one sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Richard Kerstetter, of New Berlin.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, John, Kenneth and Lloyd Kreamer; three sisters, Betty Kreamer, Isabelle Walter, and Christabelle Keister; and one stepson, Richard Krouse.
Friends and family will be received from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Hummels United Methodist Church, 427 Sassafras Road, Middleburg, followed by the funeral at noon, with Pastor Carvel K. May officiating.
Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Beavertown.
Contributions to honor Paul's memory may be made to Potter County Hospice, 1001 E. Second St., Coudersport, PA 16915, or to Cole Manor, 101 S. Maple St., Coudersport, PA 16915, where Paul had lived for two years.
Arrangements are by the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg.
Published on August 7, 2017