Thusnelda “Tish” A. Kruel, age 91, formerly of Horicon, died on Friday, November 21, 2008 at the Onalaska Care Center.
The visitation for Tish will be held at the Murray Funeral Home in Horicon on Monday, November 24, 2008 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. The funeral service will follow at the funeral home on Monday at 11:00 AM with Rev. Jonathan Szczesny officiating. Burial will follow at Oakhill Cemetery in Horicon.
The former Thusnelda Anna Bluemke was born on June 20, 1917, in the Town of Sherman, Clark County, Wisconsin to Clarence and Ida (Raabe) Bluemke. On February 14, 1939, she was united in marriage with Edward Kruel in Horicon. While living in Horicon, Tish was a member of St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church and she was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Unit #157.
Survivors include her children, Edward Kruel Jr., of Horicon, Susan (Michael) Banks, of Holmen, Debra (John) Below, of Oregon, and Kay Kruel, of Durham, NC, 10 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Ed in 2000.
The family suggests that memorials be made in Thusnelda”s name to Onalaska Care Center, 1600 Main St. Onalaska, WI, 54650.
The Murray Funeral Home in Horicon is caring for the family. Online condolences may be made on our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Monday, November 24th, 2008, 11:00am
Oak Hill Cemetery-Horicon