OBITUARY

Carl Kruger

September 8, 1962January 7, 2019
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Carl Kruger, age 56, resident of Smith Station, Alabama, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled at Lakewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, Phenix City, Alabama on Friday, January 11, 2019, 1 p.m. with Reverend Hank Reeves officiating. Private interment will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 5-7 p.m.

Mr. Kruger, son of Jo Etta Jones Kruger and the late Carl Richard Kruger, was born September 8, 1962 in Newton, Massachusetts. After high school and attending college, Mr. Kruger resided in both Georgia and Florida. During his time in Jacksonville, Florida he worked in his father's company as a commercial salesman. He continued with that career track and held many sales positions where he aggressively excelled. Mr. Kruger loved Georgia football passionately and enjoyed going out for a round of golf. He always made everyone laugh at his jokes and one-liners. Mr. Kruger was Baptist by faith and a very caring and giving man.

He is survived by his mother, Jo Kruger of Phenix City, Alabama; daughter, Sally Tatum Kruger of Jacksonville, Florida; two sisters, Robin Kruger Wheeler and her husband Ron of Salem, Alabama and Anne Kruger Wood and her husband Bill of Phenix City, Alabama; niece, Megan Palmer of Hewitt, Texas; great-niece, Savannah Leigh Harris also of Hewitt, Texas; many other relatives and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org or the American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org.

  • FAMILY

  • Jo Kruger, Mother
  • Sally Tatum Kruger, Daughter
  • Robin Kruger Wheeler (Ron), Sister
  • Anne Kruger Wood (Bill), Sister
  • Megan Palmer, Niece
  • Savannah Leigh Harris, Great Niece
  • Mr. Kruger also leaves behind a host of many other relatives and friends to cherish his memory.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, January 10, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2019
REMEMBERING

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Nurmy Rothman

January 9, 2019

Robin and family ~
My thoughts are with you during this difficult time. May God bless you and bring you peace .

ROYCE TOWNSON

January 9, 2019

God Bless this family during this difficult time. We had some good times working in the car biz together. Carl was a true character that kept you laughing. He will be missed by all who knew him.

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Biography

Carl Kruger, age 56, resident of Smith Station, Alabama, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled at Lakewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, Phenix City, Alabama on Friday, January 11, 2019, 1 p.m. with Reverend Hank Reeves officiating. Private interment will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 5-7 p.m.
Mr. Kruger, son of Jo Etta Jones Kruger and the late Carl Richard Kruger, was born September 8, 1962 in Newton, Massachusetts. After high school and attending college, Mr. Kruger resided in both Georgia and Florida. During his time in Jacksonville, Florida he worked in his father's company as a commercial salesman. He continued with that career track and held many sales positions where he aggressively excelled. Mr. Kruger loved Georgia football passionately and enjoyed going out for a round of golf. He always made everyone laugh at his jokes and one-liners. Mr. Kruger was Baptist by faith and a very caring and giving man.
He is survived by his mother, Jo Kruger of Phenix City, Alabama; daughter, Sally Tatum Kruger of Jacksonville, Florida; two sisters, Robin Kruger Wheeler and her husband Ron of Salem, Alabama and Anne Kruger Wood and her husband Bill of Phenix City, Alabama; niece, Megan Palmer of Hewitt, Texas; great-niece, Savannah Leigh Harris also of Hewitt, Texas; many other relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org or the American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org.