Amy Kratzer


Amy C. Kratzer, 41, of Gardner, KS passed away Sat. July 28, 2018 at her home. Memorial service will be 3:00 pm Friday, August 3, 2018 at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S. Center, Gardner, KS 66030 913-856-7111. Visitation will be at 2:00 pm before the service. Inurnment will be at a later date at Gardner Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Wayside Waifs. Condolences may be left at

Amy was born in Lawrence, KS to Dave and Maureen (Cook) Kratzer and spent her early years in Wichita. She was a graduate of Wichita Southeast High School. Amy attended the University of Kansas and graduated from Wichita State with a degree in sports management. For the past several years, Amy was a caregiver for her great aunt, Peggy Cramer, 93, of Gardner. She was passionate about politics in her later life and was interviewed on television about her views. Amy was a natural decorator and loved to garden and do landscape work. She will be missed by family and friends.

Amy was preceded in death by her father. She is survived by her mother, Maureen of Gardner; brother, Cody of Gardner and sister, Emily of Albuquerque, NM. She is also survived by her great aunt, Peggy Cramer; niece, Karlee and a large number of aunts, uncles and cousins.