Lucille L. Krug passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the age of 96 years. She was born on February 7, 1918, in Eldorado, WI, the daughter of Edward and Anna (nee Henning) Kemnitz. Lucille was baptized into the Christian faith on February 24, 1918. She was confirmed at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Fond du Lac, WI on March 29, 1931. Her confirmation verse was Romans 5:1.
Lucille was a graduate of Winnebago Lutheran Academy in Fond du Lac. She married the Rev. Clayton Krug on April 24, 1942, in Fond du Lac. Following their marriage, the couple resided in various communities in Wisconsin with most of those years in Waukesha. The couple also spent one and a half years in Germany. When they returned to the U.S., they lived in Pennsylvania before moving back to Wisconsin in retirement. Clayton and Lucille were married for almost 62 years. Lucille was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Waupun.
Lucille will be lovingly remembered by her six children, Kathleen (John) Graf of Ixonia, WI, Ralph (JoAnn) Krug of South Range, MI, Richard (Jeannette) Krug of Gold River, CA, Kenneth (Roberta) Krug of Hampstead, NC, David (Susan) Krug of Mt. Dora, FL and Jonathan (Cheryl) Krug of Shorewood, IL; fourteen grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband; daughter, Carolyn Ann; three sisters and a brother.
The visitation for Lucille will be held from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the 4:00 p.m. funeral service on Friday, May 23, 2014 at Divine Redeemer Lutheran Church, 31385 W. Hill Rd. Hartland, WI 53029. The Rev. Jeffery Schubert will be officiating. The burial will take place on Saturday at Prairie Home Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Winnebago Lutheran Academy in Fond du Lac WI, 475 E. Merrill Ave. Fond du Lac, WI 54935 or the Christian Aid and Relief Committee of the Wisconsin Ev. Lutheran Synod, N16 W23377 Stone Ridge Dr. Waukesha, WI 53188 are appreciated.
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