THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Inez A. Kulick
Issue Date: July 10, 2014
Inez A. (Cramer) Kulick, 102, passed away June 28 in Madison.
Born Oct. 8, 1911, in Marinette County, she was the oldest of eight children born to Earl Cramer and Sarah (Nelson) Cramer. She graduated from Peshtigo High School in 1932 and started her floral career by working at Menominee Floral and later at Vatter Floral in Marinette.
She married Frank Kulick on Dec. 31, 1935 in Menominee, Mi. and they owned and operated Evansville Greenhouse in Evansville from 1941-48, From 1948-1975, they owned and operated Marinette Floral and were members of the Wisconsin-Upper Michigan Florists Association. They moved to Madison in 1994 and lived at the Normandy Apartments where they met many friends.
She created beautiful floral arrangements from the flowers her husband grew and her love of nature was also shown in her paintings. A life member of the Methodist Church, she enjoyed her family and friends, developing caring and loving relationships with all those who knew her. She will be missed by all whose lives she touched. Most of all, she dearly loved her husband, Frank, throughout their 62 years of marriage.
She is survived by a brother, Harold Cramer, of Madison; cousins; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank; her parents; her brothers, Earl Jr., Raymond, Vernon and George Cramer and her sisters, Marge Purvayn and Mae Wingers.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 9 at Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home, Marinette from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Rev. Kevin Dembinski officiated with burial in Forest Home Cemetery.