Cover photo for Ruthie  Darlene Kramer's Obituary
1964 Ruthie 2016

Ruthie Darlene Kramer

December 13, 1964 — November 28, 2016

Ruthie Darlene Kramer, age 51, of Otterville, Missouri passed away Monday, November 28, 2016 at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.

"Darlene" was born December 13, 1964 to David Jack and Lois Marie Matthews in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. She moved from Oklahoma 18 years ago to Otterville.

Darlene worked as a bank teller at Bank 21 in Sedalia. She was a creative person and was skilled at making wedding cakes, quilts, embroidering and cooking. She was adept at splitting wood and enjoyed sitting around the fire pit listening to country music...especially Loretta Lynn. She loved spending time with her grandkids. Darlene and her husband Denis, loved cooking for their whole family.

Ruthie Darlene Kramer was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter Marcia Petree; brothers Wayne, Larry and David Matthews; sisters Dorothy G. Matthews, Wanda Mosby and Mary Lou Lance.

She is survived by her husband Denis Wayne Kramer of the home; sons Shaun Oswald and his wife Jeanine of Clinton, Missouri, Wayne Oswald and his wife Heather of Otterville, Missouri, Austin Kramer of Sedalia, Missouri and Jimmy Mac Oswald of Otterville; brother Odis Matthews and his wife Barb of Wolf Point, Montana; sisters Marie Graham and her husband Hoye of Alexander, Arkansas, Donna Baldridge and her husband Mike of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, Betty Eldridge of Bastrop, Louisiana, Dean Duckworth and her husband Mike of Bastrop, Louisiana and Eyvon Duckworth and her husband Jerry of Elps, Louisiana; grandchildren Allie Oswald, David Oswald, Wyatt Oswald, Jacob Oswald, Dani Barrow and Sophie Ann Kramer.

A visitiation will be held from 5 to 7 PM Thursday, December 1 at Meisenheimer Funeral Home in Otterville. A gravesite service and burial will be held at 2 PM, Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Akins Cemetery in Sallisaw, Oklahoma.

Arrangements under the direction of Meisenheimer Funeral Home, Tipton and Otterville, Missouri,
Online condolences may be left at


Thursday, December 01, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Meisenheimer Funeral Home - Otterville
Old Highway 50
Otterville, Missouri 65348

Graveside Service

Saturday, December 03, 2016
2:00 PM

Akins Cemetery

Sallisaw, Oklahoma

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