Marilyn was born August 13, 1935, in Artichoke Lake Township, Big Stone County, to Ralph & Ethel (Swenson) Robertson. She married David Kramer in 1960 in Milbank, South Dakota. Together they raised five children. Marilyn was an accomplished baker; her specialties were chocolate chip cookies and cinnamon rolls. She was a patient, kind and loving mother and grandmother. She always had a smile on her face and made everyone feel welcome. Marilyn enjoyed playing cribbage, games with her children and grandchildren and belonged to card club for many years.
Marilyn is survived by her husband David; children: Jane (Brad) Burandt, Dee Thompson, Dan (Kim) Kramer, Bruce Kramer and Barb Schrupp; 11 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren; siblings: Don (Bernice) Robertson, Buddy (Barb) Robertson, Judy (Barry) Hedden and many nieces, nephews and friend.
Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents; brother Dick, sister Ruthie, brother-in-law Doug, sister-in-law Carol and son-in-law Dick.