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Robert Francis Kruse
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Birth: Dec. 21, 1931
Oak Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 2011
Clay County
Illinois, USA

Robert F. Kruse, born Dec. 21, 1931 in Oak Park, the son of Robert C. and Martha (Stermer) Kruse. He married Lorraine C. Szczepanski on May 4, 1957 in Chicago. He retired in 1986 as captain of Engine 4 with distinguished service to the Chicago Fire Dept, retiring to his beloved farm in Louisville (IL). He was also a U.S. Army Korean War veteran, member of the Flora American Legion Post #14, Flora Moose Lodge, and Chicago Fire Dept. Local 2, and lifetime member of Flora VFW Post #3999. He is survived by his wife Lorraine of Louisville, daughter Karen L. Kruse of Schaumburg, son Robert W. Kruse of Greenup, and sister Patricia Schilling of Minocqua, WI. 
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  Robert C Kruse (1896 - 1963)
  Martha Pauline Stermer Kruse (1899 - 1989)
Woodlawn Cemetery
Effingham County
Illinois, USA
Plot: M-230, TC, E-Veterans Wall of Honor
Created by: Karen Kruse
Record added: May 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70170863
Robert Francis Kruse
Added by: Karen Kruse
Robert Francis Kruse
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Knowing you're at peace is a great comfort. Love, Lor
 Added: Sep. 9, 2011
Daddy, I'll love you forever and will see you on the other side. Vaya con Dios. My everlasting and eternal love, KK
- Karen Kruse
 Added: May. 21, 2011

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