Reed Brammer

Reed L. Brammer, 62, of Winfield, passed away Wednesday evening, June 17, 2020, at his home.

A Mass of Christian burial is at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 22 at Holy Name Catholic Church in Winfield. Inurnment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. The rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 21 at the church. Due to COVID-19 and social distancing, seating at the church will be limited. Services are under the direction of Miles Funeral Service.

Memorials have been established in Reed’s name for Knights of Columbus 4713 and Harry Hynes Hospice. Contributions can be made through the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at

Born Jan. 7, 1958, in Arkansas City, he was the son of Richard Leon and Iona May (Carder) Brammer. He was raised and received his education in Arkansas City, graduating from Arkansas City High School in 1976.

Reed was united in marriage to Vicki Gonzales on June 19, 1982, in Arkansas City. The couple made their home in Winfield, where Reed worked for Rubbermaid for 35 years until retiring in 2014.

He was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus and Habitat for Humanity. He enjoyed fishing, drawing, attending his children’s activities and his church family. He was especially proud of his son’s military service.

In addition to his parents, Reed was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Brammer; and a nephew, John Brammer.

His family includes his wife, Vicki Brammer, of Winfield; his son, Richard Brammer and wife, Renee, of Temple, Texas; his daughter, Carmen Brammer, of Wichita; his brothers, Robert Brammer and wife, Ann, of Arkansas City, Roger Brammer and wife, Marietta, of Arkansas City, and Rick Brammer and wife, Rena, of Arkansas City; his sister, Barbara Myers and husband, Michael, of Tarboro, N.C.; and his granddaughter, Raquel Brammer, of Temple, Texas.

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