Kruckeberg, DeLane Marie "Dee" 82 of Peoria, Arizona, joined her beloved husband Henry in the Kingdom of Heaven, on July 3, 2009. She was born in Sauk Center, Minnesota, the daughter of John and Viola Mintz. Dee and Henry were the owners of Kruckeberg Drug Company in Minneapolis before moving to AZ in 1963. She was a Registered Nurse at St. Joseph's Hospital. She is survived and will be dearly missed by her loving children, Beverly Kruckeberg (Ken), Henry Kruckeberg (Kay), Catherine Krumpos (Steve), DeLane Mori and Linda Kruckeberg, 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 5-8 pm, Tuesday, July 7, 2009, with Rosary at 7 pm, at Hansen Mortuary, 8314 N. 7th St. Mass will be at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 8620 N. 7th St., Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 10 am. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 N. 48th St. Memorial contributions can be sent to Animal Rescue, Humane Society or Hospice of the Valley.
Published in Star Tribune on Jul. 7, 2009.