Robert K. "Bob" Krueger

Robert K. "Bob" Krueger, 74, of the town of Auburn, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2007, at Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk.

He was born on Dec. 20, 1932, in Kewaskum, the son of the late Charles and Ozella (Strack) Krueger, and on May 2, 1953, he was united in marriage to Ruth Breitzman at St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Cascade.

Bob was a lifelong member of St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane where he was a former trustee. He worked for the Kewaskum School District, retiring in 1995 after 25 years of service. Prior to working for the school district, he farmed in the town of Auburn and was employed by Regal Ware Inc. in Kewaskum.

Bob loved gardening, restoring tractors and woodworking. He will be deeply missed by his wife, his family and by all who knew him.

Survivors include his loving wife of 53 years, Ruth; two children, Robert Charles (Sandra) Krueger of Safety Harbor, Fla. and Debra Ruth (Robert "Bruno") Donath of West Bend; three grandchildren, Robert Donath III, Angela Donath and Drew Donath; two great-granddaughters, Abi-gail and Jalane Donath; a sister, Audrey (Robert) Fellenz of West Bend; two sisters-in-law, Phyllis Guell of Fond du Lac and Joyce (Rev. Doug) Schweyer of Ontario, Canada; two brothers-in-law, Donald (Joan) Breitzman of Ply-mouth and David (Peggy) Breitz-man of Cascade; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Bob was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce (Jerome) Goeden; two brothers-in-law, Bob (Ellen) Breitzman and Merlin Guell; a sister-in-law, Vivian (Carlyle) Johanning and two infant brothers.

Funeral services for Bob will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 16, at St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane. Rev. Mark Eckert will officiate and burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call on Monday at the church from 11 a.m. until the time of services.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum is serving the family. Additional information and guest book may be found at