Robert G. Krueger

Robert G. Krueger, 78, of Rockford, Ill. died at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2008, in Freeport (Ill.) Memorial Hospital.

He was born July 28, 1929, in West Bend, the son of George and Harriett (Whitney) Krueger.

Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Army and married Audrey L. Potter. She passed away in 1994.

He had been employed by the West Bend Co. for many years, and retired from National Manu-facturing.

Robert was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church.

He loved bingo, fishing, hunting and bowling.

Survivors include two sons, Charles (Joan) of Freeport and Steve (Patricia) of Cottage Grove; a daughter, Kimberly Krueger of Loves Park, Ill.; grandchildren, Barbara, Karla, Rhonda, Charles, Stephanie and Nicole Krueger; his mother, Harriett; a brother, Gerald (Doris) of Fort Atkinson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon on Tuesday, May 20, in Holy Family Catholic Church, 4401 Highcrest Road, Rockford, with visitation from 10 a.m. to the time of service.

Monsignor Thomas Bales will officiate, and entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery

Delehanty Funeral Home Ltd., 401 River Lane, Loves Park, Ill., assisted the family.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.