Doris Mary Krueger

Doris Mary Krueger, nee Ritterbusch, 85, went home with the Lord on Sunday Sept. 2, 2007 at the Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center, West Bend.

Doris was born on Dec. 8, 1921 in the town of Trenton to Walter and Anna (nee Dettmann) Ritter-busch, and married Waldemar H. Krueger on April 6, 1942 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Pleasant Valley Road, Jackson.

Together they raised five loving children in West Bend.

Doris was a lifelong member of Trinity Lutheran Church and an avid lover of flowers.

Survivors include five adoring children, Walter (Jo Ann) of Germantown, Robert, Phyllis (Robert) Wattleworth and Adrian (Donna) all of West Bend, and Janice (Myron) Ebert of Camp-bellsport.

Doris will also be missed by 14 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Also surviving are a sister, Esther Otto; a sister-in-law, Anita Zander; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Doris was preceded in death by the love of her life, Waldemar, in 1987.

A funeral service in honor of Doris will be held on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 Paradise Drive, West Bend, with Rev. Kenneth Schmidt officiating.

Friends and family may visit on Thursday from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m.

A committal service for burial will take place at Washington County Memorial Park at 10 a.m. on Friday.

The family would like to express a special thank you to the wonderful staff of the Cedar Lake Home for their patient care, kindness and friendship to Doris.