The wife of Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer has passed away.
Linda Kramer passed away on Wednesday, June 22nd at the age of 55. An official cause of death has not yet been revealed.
The Kramer family has been married for more than 13 years, and the musician called her “the love of his life,” in her obituary published in Boston Herald.
He stated that “Linda loved Joey dearly and that his well-being and happiness were her top priority”, and above all, “she loved her family and especially her nephews and nephews.”
RIP: Linda Kramer, wife of Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer, passed away Wednesday, June 22, at the age of 55; The couple was photographed in Los Angeles in January 2018
Joey once described meeting Linda as “the biggest rush you’ve ever experienced in your life,” as cited in the obituary, which went on to share how, “Friends and family always noted that Joey and Linda were ‘inseparable.'”
Just a day before her death, Linda took to her Twitter page to wish her husband a happy 72nd birthday. And it turns out she felt exactly the same way about Joey in terms of the love they shared.
“Happy birthday to the love of my life!!” She gushed, adding, “You are the most amazing man and you have a big heart I know I love you my beautiful boy.”
One last show of love: Just a day before her death, Linda took to her Twitter page to wish her husband a happy 72nd birthday.
Loves Life: The couple, who consider their partner to be the love of their life, had been married for over 13 years at the time of her death; Was seen in 2012 in New York City
Linda was born in Decatur, Georgia, on February 27, 1967, but the family ended up moving to Houston, Texas in 1971, when she was four years old.
She graduated from Klein Oak High School in Spring, Texas, a suburb of Houston, in the class of 1985.
The obituary went on to describe Linda as someone who “loves to laugh” and has a “wicked, mischievous sense of humor”. She also revealed her “unwavering love for the family’s lovely dogs, Lucy and Cosmo”, and that she had “an insatiable interest in the well-being of children everywhere.”
She recently worked in the high-tech industry as a Contracts Officer for Hewitt Packard.
Family Issues: Fans got the first signs that the Kramer family were dealing with some serious issues when Joey took a “temporary leave of absence” from Aerosmith in March, citing family as the catalyst; The band was preparing for their Las Vegas residency at the time
Fans got the first signs that the Kramer family were dealing with some serious issues when Joey took a “temporary leave of absence” from Aerosmith in March, citing family as the main culprit. At the time, the band was ready to relaunch Deuces Are Wild’s Dolby Live residency program at Park MGM in Las Vegas.
“He has sadly made the decision not to attend the band’s concerts in 2022 so that he can focus his full attention on his family during these uncertain times,” the group said in a statement. USA Today in March, adding, “He and the band are looking forward to his future performances with Aerosmith.”
Those stay dates were eventually canceled in May when lead singer Stephen Tyler sought treatment after a relapse in sobriety after his recent surgery.
More Troubles for the Band: Two months after Joey took a leave of absence from ban, lead singer Stephen Tyler checked himself into a treatment facility after a relapse into sobriety; The group filmed in Los Angeles in February 2019
Currently, there are no memorial services planned. Services will be held by the family at a later time.
Linda Kramer is survived by her husband, her parents, her three sisters, her brothers and sisters, her husband Jesse, and many of her nieces and nephews, among many others.
Joey Kramer has been a member of Aerosmith since its inception in 1970.
With more than 150 million records worldwide, including 85 million records in the United States, rock band Walk This Way is the best-selling American rock band of all time.
Legendary: With over 150 million records worldwide, including 85 million records in the United States, Aerosmith is the best-selling American rock band of all time.
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