Mildred "Millie" M. Kringle, 90
Aug. 19, 1922-Oct. 6, 2012
Mildred "Millie" Marie Kringle, age 90, St. Joseph, MN, died Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, St. Cloud, MN.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Benson Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, Hibbing, MN.
Millie was born August 19, 1922 in St. Cloud, MN to George and Anna (Hengel) Jaeger. She was a World War II
veteran, serving in the United States Navy
from 1943 to 1946. On June 18, 1955 Millie was united in marriage to Lloyd "Kris" Kringle in Watertown, SD. Millie worked as a bookkeeper for over 60 years, including, American Legion for 6 years, Sunny Hill Distributors of Hibbing for 22 years, Maverick Motel in Lander, WY for 15 years, retiring in 2003. She moved to St. Joseph, MN in 2010. Millie was a former member of the Hibbing Moose Club
and the American Legion in Lander, WY. She was an avid bowler.
Survivors include a son, Donnie Kringle of Keewatin, MN; daughter, Linda (Charlie) Browne of St. Joseph, MN; brothers and sister, Gene (Lillian) Jaeger of St. Cloud, MN; Pat Benson of Indianapolis, IN; Joe Jaeger of Cokato, MN; six grand- children, Kelli (Rob) Darr, Markie Dickinson, Jonas Dickinson, Jessie Kringle, Jillian (Tod) Nelson and Lucas Chubiz, and five great grandchildren, Christian and Allie Darr, Daryl Lesleah Lindwurm and Jamieson Murray, and Ada Susan Nelson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Lloyd "Kris" on October 18, 1970, brother, Thomas Jaeger and an infant sister, Donna Mae Jaeger.