Dolores Kroll, 88, Bellevue, passed away with her loving family by her side Saturday, June 28, 2014. She was born January 8, 1926, to Albert and Barbara (Guns) Vanden Heuvel. On May 8, 1943, she married Austin "A.K." Kroll at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church. Dolores and Austin operated a dairy farm for many years. She will be remembered for her fabulous and bountiful cooking, especially her farm breakfasts.
After church, Dolores enjoyed going to Basil's II and watching the Packer games with "Squirrel". She loved spending time with her family, going to her grandchildren's birthday parties, and being in her home.
Survivors include nine children, Susan Yuenger, Green Bay; Austin (Nancy) Kroll, Jr., Green Bay; Gerald (Grace) Kroll, Forestville; James (Debbie) Kroll, Green Bay; Robert (Nancy) Kroll, Denmark; Gail (Bob) Heil, Green Bay; Donna (Mark) Ebeling, Green Bay; Mike (Michele) Kroll, Denmark; Mary (Dave) Kropp, Green Bay; 26 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Alice Hays, Grace (Dalen) Skaletski, Kathleen Jauquet; a sister-in-law, Barbara Vanden Heuvel; other brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law from Austin's side of the family; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Austin, on May 16, 2004; a son-in-law, David Yuenger; a grandson, Dale Kroll; her parents, Albert and Barbara Vanden Heuvel ; her step-parents, Edward and Blanche Ronk; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Nettie (Woitula) Kroll; two sisters, Agnes (George) VanBeynen, Margaret (Gordon) Kane; two brothers, Clayton and Andrew Vanden Heuvel; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 3425 Willow Road. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon Tuesday at the church with Rev. Daniel Viertel officiating. Entombment will be in Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. Proko-Wall Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send on-line condolences visit www.prokowall.com
The Kroll family extends a special thank you to everyone at Unity Hospice; Dolores' special caregiver, Julie; and Leslie and Melanie; Dr. Blake and the staff of Bellin Hospital for their assistance.