Kenneth “Kenny” Tramm, of Isle, MN, died on Monday, January 9, 2012 at the St. Claire Living Community (Villa Health Care Center) in Mora. He was 86 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, Januray 14th, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Isle with Rev. Mark Maunula officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.
Kenneth M. Tramm was born August 23, 1925 to William and Irene (Knutson) Tramm in Idun Township, Aitkin Co., Minnesota. He was baptized in the Holden Lutheran Church and confirmed in Trinity Lutheran Church in Isle.
He attended grade school and high school, graduating from Isle High School. Following graduation he entered the Armed Services and was in the 11th Armored Division serving in the European Theatre during World War II. On July 11, 1946 he was honorably discharged at Fort Sheridan, Ill.
On February 20, 1945 he was united in marriage to Evelyn Grant . Following his discharge from the service he returned to Isle and worked in the Isle Creamery for 10 years. He then went to work for the Minnesota State Highway Department in Brainerd. While working for the highway department he worked on survey, soils and construction. He retired in June of 1987 after 30 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his parents Irene and William Tramm.
He is survived by his wife Evelyn Tramm of Isle; brother Marlyn (Donna) Tramm of St. Paul; nephews Keith (Gina) Tramm, Kim (Grace) Tramm and Kevin (Jane) Tramm; plus many other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service held on Saturday, January 14th at Trinity Lutheran Church in Isle with Rev. Mark Maunula officiating. Music provided by Vera Rick and the Tramm Family. Military honors provided by the Isle VFW Post # 2816. Inurnment at Sunset Park Cemetery in Isle.