|(Monday - November
30, 2020) - John F. Krueger, age 64, of Crystal Falls, passed away at
his home on Thursday, November 26, after a battle with cancer. He was
born April 8, 1956, in Glenview, Illinois to Alan Krueger and Janet (McKinzie)
Krueger. They both preceded him in death.
John graduated from
Glenbrook South High School in Illinois, in 1974. Upon graduation he
attended Wyoming Tech and moved to Crystal Falls in 1975. He operated
Krueger's Mobil Station in town for many years, and worked various jobs
over the years before fulfilling his dream of owning his own business,
Industrial Remanufacturing Service. When he wasn't working, John enjoyed
family fishing trips to Ely, Minnesota, snowmobiling, hunting and
John is survived by his brother, James of Wauconda,
Illinois; his daughters Jennifer (Richard) Gustafson of Sheridan,
Indiana, Jamie Krueger of Crystal Falls, and Joanna Krueger of
Greenwood, Indiana; bonus sons Chris (Karoline) Henley of Barrington,
Illinois, Mike (Kris) Henley of Arlington Heights, Illinois and Peter "PJ" Trotochaud of Crystal Falls; grandchildren Logan, Avery, Addilyn, Alan,
Nela and Jason; nephew Andrew (Amanda) Krueger, and great nieces
Brooklynn and MacKenzie.
He also leaves behind his girlfriend
Patricia Ashcraft, and many cousins and extended family.
private family service will be held. A celebration will be held at
Industrial Remanufacturing, 3 Superior Avenue, on Saturday, December 5,
from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, for those that would like to stop by and share
stories with the family.
In lieu of flowers a donation may be
made to Locker Lunch in John's memory. You may submit your donation to:
You may leave a condolence or
tribute for John's family online at:
The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home and Cremation
Services of Crystal Falls to honor John's legacy of life.