Bachelor of Science in Science, Purdue University, Indiana, 1946. Master of Science in Analytical Chemistry, Purdue University, Indiana, 1949. Teaching certified, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, 1961.
Chemist, Chicago Dairy and Food Laboratory, 1946-1947; technical writer, La Pine Science Company, Chicago, 1950-1951; assistant editor, New Standard Encyclopedia, Chicago, 1952-1953; substitute teacher, Niles Township Schools, Niles, Skokie, Illinois, 1962-1975; technical writer, Sargent Welch Science Company, Skokie, Illinois, 1975-1990; consultant, Sargent Welch Science Company, Skokie, 1991-1993; co-owner, Kramer & Kramer, Niles, since 1991.
President Niles (Illinois) Elementary Schools Parent-Teachers Association, 1973-1974, Womens' Club of Niles, 1974-1976. Member League of Women Voters (past co-president Niles chapter), Phoenix Investment Club (president 1992-2004), Chicago Women in Public, Iota Sigma Pi.
Daughter of Raymond S. and Elsa G. (Geewe) Koll. M. Walter E. Kramer, February 6, 1949. Children: Steven, Barbara.