Norma C. Krueger, age 87, of Verona, MO, passed away on Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, while in Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett following a lengthy illness.
Norma was born on Dec. 28, 1922, in Freistatt, MO, the daughter of the late Arthur and Alma (Voskamp) Fellwock. Norma has been a lifelong resident of the Freistatt community. She worked on the family farm, and enjoyed cooking and baking along with spending time in her flower gardens and with her grandchildren. She was also a faithful member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Freistatt.
Norma married Reno Gust Krueger on Nov. 22, 1945, in Freistatt. He survives. Additional survivors include two sons: Jerry Krueger and wife, Gloria and Charles Krueger, and wife Brenda, all of Verona; one daughter, Patsy Woods and husband, George, of Monett; six grandchildren: Robbie Krueger and wife, Terri; Michelle Sweaney, Lori Hillhouse and husband, Jeff; Rhonda Bennett and husband, Mike; Kimberly Bennett, and Stephanie Carey and husband, Jimmy; 12 great-grandchildren: Bryan, Kelsie, Josh, Allison and Kristen Krueger; Ashley and Aaron Sweaney; Caleb, Colton and Caiden Hillhouse; Hannah and Sadie Bennett; one great-great-granddaughter: Alexis Dawn Krueger; one sister-in-law Nelda Fritz, of Monett; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Norma was preceded in death by one brother, Raymond Fellwock; and one sister, Orba Holle.
Funeral services for Mrs. Krueger will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 15th, 2010, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freistatt with Rev. Ryan Buchmueller and Lay Minister Wilbur Claude officiating. Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14 at Buchanan Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial contributions are being directed to the Radio Broadcast in care of the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhomemonett.com. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO.