Gertrude H. Kruger

Gertrude H. Kruger
Life Long Norwalk Resident
Gertrude H. Kruger, 77, of Norwalk, wife of Henry “Dutch” Kruger, died peacefully at home Sunday.
Born in Norwalk, December 16, 1934, daughter of the late Anthony and Helen Bacho Soltes, she was a life long city resident.
Survivors, in addition to her husband, include three sons; Thomas Kruger and his wife Elke, of Norwalk, Timothy Kruger and his wife Cher, of Sarasota, Florida, Keith Kruger and his wife Regina, of Stamford one sister; Florence Dorta and a brother, Louis Soltes, Sr., both of Norwalk, seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Mrs. Kruger is predeceased by two other brothers; Anthony and Joseph Soltes.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 10:00 A.M. in St. Ladislaus Church, 25 Cliff Street. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery. The wake will be Thursday, 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue.
The family requests memorial contributions to Whittingham Cancer Center, c/o Norwalk Hospital Foundation, Maple Street, Norwalk, CT 06856.
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Published in The Hour on Oct. 9, 2012