Irene G. Kruse

Irene G. Kruse (nee Hookstead) of Mukwonago was born to eternal life Tuesday Feb. 16, 2010, at age 86.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert.

She was the loving mother of Mary Jo (Dennis) Sparks and Peggy (Tom Wiegand) Porter; cherished grandma of Shannon (Tim) Zimmerman, Shelly (Shawn) Hansen and Charlene Wiegand; beloved great-grandma of T.J.; dear sister of Norma Weir; and sister-inlaw of Joyce Barbian. She is also remembered by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Friday, Feb. 19, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, 410 Highway NN West, Mukwonago. Burial will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery.

If desired, memorials may be made to the St. Johnís Lutheran Church Building Fund.

Special thanks to the team at Vitas Hospice.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 827-0659, is serving the family.