Patricia “Patti” L. Kruse, 69, of Lincoln, passed away on May 6, 2019, in Lincoln. Patti was born in Nebraska City to Bernard and Mary Lou (Mittelberg) White and raised on a farm near Cook. She was a long time resident of Eagle. Patti was a secretary for the Adult and Juvenile Probation Offices in Lincoln for 32 years. Patti married Frederick R. Kruse on Aug. 1, 1970, in Syracuse and were married for 41 years. Together they raised three children.
She is survived by her sons: Jon (Tricia) Kruse of Cedar Bluffs, Joseph Kruse of Lincoln; daughter: Holly (William) Muckel of Lincoln; grandchildren: Benjamin (Salem) Kruse, Kyle Kruse, Kira and Shane Muckel, Jade Kruse; sister: Kristy (Chuck) Ebeler; brothers: Doug (Gail) White and David (Nita) White.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, nephew and niece: Rick Nines and Jennifer Kruse.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ (Osage) in rural Cook. Burial at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Cemetery (Osage).
Visitation will be Friday, May 10 from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. with family greeting friends from 5-7 p.m. at the Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home in Syracuse.
Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation.
Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com