Jean Krug

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Jean Krug Obituary
Jean Krug, (born Iva Jean Schmidt), passed away at home on May 11, 2013 in Sierra Vista, Arizona, with a family member present. She was 89 years old. Jean was born in Cissna Park, Illinois on December 5, 1923. She was proud of the fact that she had 66 first cousins. She was the daughter of Jacob Emil Schmidt and Louise (Rocke) Schmidt. Jean graduated from Illinois State Normal in 1945 with a B.S. in Education and afterwards taught 6th grade. She married Richard (Dick) Krug on Dec. 28, 1947. They lived in Nashville TN, Olkahoma City, and Boulder, CO where Dick was employed as a professor at the University of Colorado. They were married for 57 years until Dick's passing in May, 2005. Jean's main interests were things relating to family, spirituality, and health through natural means. She enjoyed people and made friends easily. Jean is survived by her daughter Patricia Stewart, her son Richard Krug, and her grandson Jesse Krug.

Published in The Boulder Daily Camera on July 7, 2013
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