Elnora Katherine Wangen Krueger
January 1, 1920 – April 24, 2018
Elnora Katherine Wangen Krueger , 98, of Kingdom City, Missouri passed away on April 24, 2018 at Fulton Nursing and Rehab. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at Debo Funeral Home with Rev. David Mueller officiating. The family will receive guests from 1:00 p.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial and graveside services will be at Old Auxvasse Cemetery. Elnora was born on January 1, 1920 in Hayward, Minnesota to Knute and Ellen Fretheim Wangen who preceded her in death. She was married to the late Herbert A. Krueger on October 20, 1937 in Nashua, Iowa at the Little Brown Church. Elnora attended Bell School in Freeborn County Minnesota. She enjoyed traveling, playing cards and reading. She was an active member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Fulton. She served in the Ladies Aid, taught Sunday School and adult bible study classes and sang in the choir. Elnora is survived by daughters, Kathryn Jensen of Golden, Colorado, Carolyn (Carl) Lee of Encampment, Wyoming and Roselyn (Robert) McFarland of North Platte, Nebraksa; son, Charles (Linda) Krueger of Kingdom City, Missouri; twelve grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and twenty three great-great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by brothers, Omer, Ivan, Luther and Robert Wangen and sisters, Gladys Sanders and Benetta Iverson. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Old Auxvasse Cemetery in care of Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court Street, Fulton, Missouri 65251.
online condolences may be made at www.debofuneralhome.com
- Herbert A. Krueger, Husband
- Kathryn Jensen, Daughter
- Carolyn (Carl) Lee, Daughter
- Roselyn (Robert) McFarland, Daughter
- Charles (Linda) Krueger, Son
Elnora is also survived by twelve grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren and twenty three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Knute and Ellen Fretheim Wangen, she was preceded
in death by brothers, Omer, Ivan, Luther and Robert Wangen and sisters, Gladys
Sanders and Benetta Iverson.
- Phillip Krueger, Pallbearer
- Shelby Krueger, Pallbearer
- David Lee, Pallbearer
- Cody Lee, Pallbearer
- Kyle Scott, Pallbearer
- Greg McFarland, Pallbearer
Old Auxvasse Cemetery
c/o Debo Funeral Home 833 Court Street, Fulton, Missouri
- Funeral Service Sunday, April 29, 2018
- Family will receive guests Sunday, April 29, 2018
Elnora Katherine Wangen Krueger
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April 26, 2018
Memories where do I start there is so many I can write about but i will only mention a couple. The first is when I was growing up and got in trouble at her house I always got the small paddle used on me I think if the memory serves right everyone that knew grandma got the paddle on some occasion. The next occasion is she was always out in the yard doing yard work whether it was planting flowers pulling weeds or sitting in the swing under the big tree. She always loved flowers and there was not any that she could not tell you about. I remember the walks to the creek with her and walking in the pasture. Grandma i love you and your at peace now tell grandpa hi for me and I will always love you and cherish the memories you have given me.