Marcella M. Krueger

Marcella M. Krueger (nee Prost), 89, of West Bend, died Tuesday, June 9, 2009, at the Cedar Lake Health Care Center.

She was born April 4, 1920, in Kewaskum to the late Arnold and Margaret (nee Bloedorn) Prost and married Melvin L. Krueger on June 12, 1948, in West Bend. Melvin preceded her in death on June 18, 1992.

Marcella was a long-time employee of the Washington County Treasurers Office. She enjoyed traveling and camping with Melvin and also was very active in Immanuel United Church of Christ.

She is survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives and friends.

Marcella is preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; her parents, one brother, Ellsworth Prost, and two sisters, Earla Maurer and Betty Ann Giese.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 13, 2009, at 1 p.m. at Immanuel United Church of Christ in West Bend with the Rev. Richard Vincent officiating. Burial will follow in Holy Angels Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday, at the church only from 11 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the Foundation Fighting Blindness are appreciated.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at