Sophie Marie Schatzle Cramer

Rayne - Funeral Mass will be held at Gossen Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. for Sophie Marie Schatzle Cramer, 91, who died Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at her daughters home in Rayne, LA.

Interment will be in the St. Leo Cemetery, Rayne, LA.

Surviving are four daughters, Josie Cramer of Rayne, Jacqueline "Jackie" Cramer LeBlanc and husband Darrell of Sulphur, Elizabeth "Betty" Cramer Bellard and husband Michael of Rayne, Cynthia "Cyndi" Cramer Miller and husband Deacon Cody of Youngsville, eight grandchildren, Judy Candler of Sulphur, Pam Reeder and husband Stan of Witchita, Kansas, Stephanie LeBlanc and companion Johnny Cotten, of Sulphur, Elizabeth Domingue and husband Tim of Sulphur, Mary Robinson and husband Eric of Sulphur, Bernadette LeBlanc of Sulphur, Jerritt Stelly and wife April of Mire, Cody "C.J." Miller of Milton, eighteen great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerhard Bernard Cramer, two daughters, Mary Frances Cramer and Judy Cramer, three grandsons, Matthew LeBlanc, Jude Stelly and Lee Candler, one great granddaughter, Clare Domingue, parents, Martin Joseph Schatzle and Frances Schneider Schatzle, one sister, Annie Victoria Schatzle Leonards, one brother, Joseph F. Schatzle .

She was born Wednesday, September 24, 1919 in Frey, LA, Daughter of the late Martin Joseph Schatzle and the late Frances Schneider Schatzle.

She was a member of Ladies Altar Society and Catholic Daughters of America at St. Leo IV Catholic Church in Roberts Cove, LA.

A rosary will be recited Friday, April 22, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. by Mrs. Cramer son-in-law, Deacon Cody Miller.

Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Friday, April 22, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 23, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. until service.

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.

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