Frederick "Fritz" Kreuser

Frederick "Fritz" Kreuser of Hartford passed away Monday, Oct. 17, 2005 at Aurora Medical Center. He was 68 years old.

He was born Nov. 5, 1936 in the town of Richfield to Joseph and Mary (nee Stuettgen) Kreuser. He married Carol (nee Weber) on Sept. 14, 1963 at St. Kilian Catholic Church, Hartford. Fritz enjoyed playing the concertina, bowling, golfing, fishing, and spending time with the grandchildren. He was a member of St Kilian Catholic Church, and the Knights of Columbus. Fritz retired from the Wacker Corporation after 30 years.

He is survived by his wife, Carol; two daughters, Jenny (Chris) Welch of Mayville and Becky Kreuser of Hartford; three grandchildren, Josh and Alyssa Welch, and Breanna Kreuser; a brother, Syl (Georgie) Kreuser of Hartford; a sister, Sally (Rusty) Rusniak of West Bend; a sister-in-law, Eileen Kreuser (Rich McKay) of Richfield; two brothers-in-law, Dick Whipple of Hartford and Al Regan of Hartford; and a sister-in-law, Sue (Darain) Wodsedalek of West Bend. Fritz is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Joseph (Loretta), Hubert (Esther), and Ollie Kreuser; parents-in-law, Elmer and Lucille Weber; and five sisters, Louise (Walter) Held, Helen (Paul) Neu, Marie Whipple, Ardis Whipple and Marge Regan.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, Oct. 21, 2005 at 7 p.m. at St. Kilian Catholic Church with Fr. Mike Petrie officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends on Friday from 3-6:30 p.m. at Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford. Interment will be in St. Kilianís Cemetery in Hartford.

Memorials to the Vince Lombardi Cancer Center or the charity of oneís choice appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.