Friday, September 25, 2020


September 30, 1947—November 1, 2019

   KING, WI - Edward D. Kruger, 72, formerly of Stevens Point, WI, died Friday, November 1, 2019 at WI Veterans Home, Olson Hall, in King, WI.

   He was born on September 30, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, son of the late Wilburn Charles Edward and Joan Marie Vierendees.

   Edward was a Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Stevens Point.

   He is survived by brother, Wilbur Charles Kruger, Jr.; sister, Theresa Katherine Kruger; step-brothers, Bill Linsday of Tomah, Carl (Irene) Lindsey of Busy, Kentucky and Cecil Edward Benewitz of Illinois; step-sisters, Dee Ann Kline of Barry, Illinois and Debbie Ann Knops of Arizona; nieces, Renee E. Denno of Sparta, WI and Sabrina L. Oetzman of Wisconsin; and many great-nieces and nephews.

   Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-mother, May Benewitz; step-sisters, Mary Lee Hand and Fern Jones; and step-brother, Charles Lindsay.

   Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 8, 2019 at Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca. Friends may call on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial will be in the WI Veteran Memorial Park in King, WI, with full military honors.

Holly Funeral Home

Evans Print & Media Group

1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
Fax Number: (608) 269-6876


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