- May 9, 1939 - January 9, 2012
- Merrill, Wisconsin
of Gerald's Passing
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“I want to offer my condolences to Jerry's family. Your dad/grandpa/uncle was truly a believer in the Lord Jesus. I only met him last Oct. when I...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jean Wisemam - Merrill
“Please know that the prayers from Trinity Lutheran members go out to you, his family. We had the pleasure of visiting and celebrating communion with...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Rev. R. Brian Stolarczyk - WI
“Jerry, Thank you so much for the memories! I didn't know you very well, but I know that you and my mom got along very well. You were a great guy...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Erin - Merrill, WI
“What a guy! We got to be pretty good friends after i took the job thru Lincoln Co. to help Jerry. He liked my family. He invited us for dinner...we...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Sherry Riddle - Merrill, WI
“It's those little things that happen as a kid, like spending time with Grandpa, that I will always remember. He will be missed.
5 of 9 | Posted by: G.W. and Susie Stewart - NC
“Dear Kelley, Kristen and family-our thoughts and prayers and memories of good times are with you all. Love you all.
6 of 9 | Posted by: Wanda Amerson - Indiantown, FL
“He taught me to fish, and shoot. We learned to play golf together. He was a great uncle. His memories fill my childhood.
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dr. Hunter Hansen - Cookeville, TN
“Kelly, George and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are will you at this time and always. Love you
8 of 9 | Posted by: Ann, Bob & Michael Cermak - TN
“I love you so much Daddy! I am so glad that you are where you have longed for - home in heaven. In the Glory of His presence!!! Give Jesus a ...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Kelly and George Stewart - NC
Gerald "Jerry" R. Krueger, 72 years old, of Merrill, Wisconsin went to heaven on January 9, 2012. He was a native of Merrill, Wisconsin and also lived in Florida and Minnesota. He served in the US Air Force and retired from IBM as a Computer Analyst after nearly 30 years. He was preceded in death by his parents Marvin Krueger and Julia Holzem Krueger. Also preceded in death by his four sisters: Kay Beyer, Karen Michalski, June Krueger, and Wanda Benzinger. Survivors include his daughters Kelly Stewart and her husband George, Kristen Sweat and her husband Joseph. 4 grandchildren: Lacey Stewart Redditt, G.W. Stewart, Carson Sweat, and Evan Sweat. 4 great-grandchildren: Sara and Hudson Redditt & William and Christian Stewart. Survivors also include his brother-in-law Phil Benzinger of Wausau, Wis. And 4 nieces Nancy Michalski, Kay Lynn Heggemeier, Pamela Sturm, Joy Beckman, and 2 nephews John Michalski and Mark Michalski all of Wisconsin. Many great nieces and nephews as well. He loved to fish for trout, hunt white tail deer, play cards and read his "Good News" Bible. He couldn't wait to see his Heavenly Father and his family is so grateful he is at peace there. No services are planned. Waid Funeral Home in Merrill, Wisconsin is charge of arrangements. He will be buried at the Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King, Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, donations are to be made to the family for expenses. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com Matthew 6:33 "But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you."