Blake-Lamb Funeral Home

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Rita R. Krebes

April 27, 1921June 21, 2020

Rita R. Krebes, RN, age 99 of Naperville, IL passed away on June 21, 2020 with her daughter Judy at her bedside. She was born on April 27, 1921 to the late Barney and Theresia Brinkman in Farming, MN. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years Thomas J. Krebes, sister Beatrice Buckley; brother B.J. Brinkman; brother Tom Brinkman; and surviving siblings, Edna Krebes, Jan Schmitz, Harold Brinkman, Alice Voit. Loving Mother to Judy Lauten; Grandmother to the late Brett Lauten and Kim Ruskusky; Great-grandmother to four; and fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Due to Covid-19, a private service will be held for Rita. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. For more information, go to Blake-LambFuneralHome.com


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Carol Kasnicka

June 27, 2020

At this time of sorrow, may you find comfort in your memories. Rita and your dad were always very nice neighbors. No matter who lives there now, the red brick house will always be known to us as "Rita's house".
Tom and Carol Kasnicka at "4413"

Carol Cowan

June 25, 2020

Aunty Rita meant the world to me - not only as a kid growing up but into adulthood - she was so kind & I will ALWAYS have very fond memories of her❣️My heart is hurting & I’m praying for everyone to carry on in her memory❣️