Jeanette Krueger, Waupaca, Wisconsin, age 97, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Bethany Home in Waupaca, WI.
She was born May 22, 1917 in Fond du Lac, WI, daughter of Joseph and Anna (Franke) Rothe. On May 28, 1938, Jeanette married Loyal G. Krueger at St. Mary’s Church in Fond du Lac and together they shared 51 years of marriage before his passing on March 30, 1990. Before moving to Waupaca, Jeanette and Loyal were members of First English Lutheran Church in Appleton. They both enjoyed over the years their March trips traveling to Myrtle Beach, SC and during their summers entertaining and spending time with friends and family on the Chain O’Lakes in Waupaca, WI. Jeanette enjoyed volunteering for many years at Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca and at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. She will be deeply missed by all of her loving family and many friends.
Jeanette is survived by: grandson, Andrew L. Glawe of Appleton, WI; son-in-law, Thomas W. Glawe of Black Creek, WI; sister-in-law, Shirley (Clarence) Bindert of Fond du Lac, WI; nieces: Karen (Kim) Suhs and family of Fond du Lac, WI; Debbie Andrews and family of Fond du Lac, WI; and Jan (Jack) Johnston and family of Newbury Park, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Anna Rothe; her husband, Loyal Krueger; and a daughter, Dianne Glawe.
A Funeral Service will be on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca, WI. Pastor John Schmidt will officiate. A visitation will be held on that Sunday from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Holly Funeral Home. Burial will be in the spring at Riverside Cemetery in Appleton. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.