Helen Kruse Obituary

Helen  P. Kruse
Helen P. Kruse

August 10, 1916 - April 5, 2019
Born in Marinette, Wisconsin
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin


Helen P. Kruse, 102, of Marinette, passed away April 5, 2019 at Renaissance Assisted Living. She was born August 10, 1916 in Marinette to Charles and Anna (Jorgenson) Arseth.
Helen was married to Frederick Kruse on May 29, 1948 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. He preceded her in death January 12, 1967. Helen resided in Peshtigo for many years before returning to Marinette. She was a longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church in Peshtigo.
Earlier in her life Helen had been employed as an Inspector at the Marinette Knitting Mills. She enjoyed bowling, gardening, reading, and travelling.
Helen is survived by a nephew, Jerry (Alta) Smith; five great-nieces, Donna Anderson, Patti (Ralph) Tordeur, Carla Stanislowski, Carmen (Jeff) Jensen and Debbie (Don) Schuette; two great nephews, Kevin (Stephanie) Smith, and Terry (Laura) Rettke; also a good friend and neighbor Sue (Marlo) Paul.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Kruse; two brothers, Clifford and Robert Arseth; and four sisters, Myrtle Heraly, Gladys Danielson, Clara Anderson and Jean "Jennie" Brabender.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 11:00 at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette with the Rev. Luke Myslik officiating. Burial will be in Peshtigo Riverside Cemetery




Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
610 Marinette Avenue
Marinette, WI US 54143
Saturday, May 4, 2019
11:00 AM