Carmela Cramer (Lepore)
Carmela (Lepore) Cramer, 89, of Hamilton, entered into God’s eternal rest on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Hamilton Continuing Care. Born and raised in the Chambersburg section of Trenton, Carmela had resided in the area for most of her life prior to moving to Hamilton. She lived with her grandson Jimmy who was more like a son to her than a grandson for many years. She retired after 25 years of dedicated employment with Circle F in Trenton where she assembled electrical switches by hand. Carmela loved to play bingo and the slots in Atlantic City with her daughters and grandson Jimmy. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother, aunt, and friend.
Daughter of the late Samuel and Victoria “Mary” (Pagano) Lepore; mother of the late Barbara Jo Cramer; sister of the late Anthony, Philip, and her twin Samuel Lepore; Carmela is survived by her 3 daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and José Rodriguez, Bonita “Bonnie” and Stanley Rajeski, Barbara Atwood and Chris Riegel; her 7 grandchildren, Jimmy Cramer and wife Rose with whom she resided with for many years, Shawn Rodriguez, Carmela Vargas, Stanley Rajeski IV, Melissa Rajeski, April Atwood, and Amy Atwood; a step granddaughter, Madison Maffei; 11 great-grandchildren, Keila, Keith, Joell, Mikey, Shawn, Victoria, Ciara, Anthony, Grayson, Brianna, and Jimmy; a great-great-granddaughter, Ellie Sophia; and a nephew, Joseph Lepore; as well as many other nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.
Christian memorial services will be held Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM at the Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Hamilton, NJ 08619. Family and friends may call Thursday from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Carmela’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association Greater NJ Chapter, 3 Eves Dr. #310, Marlton, NJ 08053 or online at www.alz.org/nj or to the ASPCA, P.O. Box 96929, Washington D.C. 20090-6929 or online at www.aspca.org Please visit Carmela’s tribute page at www.brennacellinifuneralhomes.com