Allison Rose Krueger
Feb. 11, 1989 – July 24, 2013
Allison R. Krueger of Redmond, Wash., formerly of Waukesha, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at the age of 24. She was born Feb. 11, 1989, in Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand, and was very proud of her dual citizenship. Her parents, Thomas M. and Nancy A. (nee Wachholz) Krueger, called her their “little kiwi.”
Allison graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Madison in 2011. She was employed at Gentle Care Veterinary Clinic in Waukesha for many years. Most recently, she lived in Seattle, where she especially enjoyed being by the mountains and the sea. In Seattle, Allison was employed by the Pike Place Market PDA. A special thanks to her Pike Place Market family for their support.
Allison will be dearly missed by her parents, Tom and Nancy Krueger; siblings, James Krueger and Rebecca Krueger; maternal grandparents, Russell and Vera Wachholz; paternal grandmother, Mary Lou Krueger; loving friend, Jon Raduenz; and her dog, Lambeau. She is further survived by, aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives, co-workers in Waukesha and Seattle and many friends.
Allison was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Robert Krueger.
The visitation for Allison will be held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188. A second visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial Mass on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Howard Haase will be officiating. Private burial will take place.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated for use in research concerning eating disorders.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit