On March 1, 2021, Lynn Kramer, former CFO of Kramer Beverage, wife of Charles Kramer, Chairman, and mother of Mark Kramer, President, passed away at age 78 after a short and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
She graduated from Atlantic City High School in 1960 and the University of Pennsylvania in 1964Before starting a family, Lynn taught elementary school and high school for several years. While raising her family she took classes to become a Certified Public Accountant at Stockton University. A temporary role to assist with the finances at Kramer Beverage Company, the beer and beverage distributor founded by Charles’ grandfather Ben Kramer during Prohibition, became a very successful career as the Chief Financial Officer. Working side-by-side for over 30 years, Lynn and Charles grew Kramer Beverage into the largest beer distributor in South Jersey.
Over the years, Lynn was active in many Jewish and local civic organizations. She served as Chairman of the Board of Atlantic Cape Community College, President of the Federation of Jewish Agencies of Atlantic and Cape May Counties, and Financial Chair of the United Way of Southern New Jersey. Lynn and Charles created the Kramer Family Foundation in order to support these and many other worthy causes.