Herman Joseph Krus

Herman Joseph Krus

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 27 Feb 2020 (aged 80)
Affton, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 1PP, Grave Number 1194, Steel Casket, Extra Deep, Concrete Box.
Memorial ID 207492372 · View Source
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Officer Herman J. Krus, DSN 4804, was commissioned on 07/15/1963. After the police academy he served in the following districts during his career. They were the 7th, 3rd, 1st, 9th, and finally the 1st. Officer Krus retired on 07/20/1993 and served a total of 30.02 years of faithful and dedicates service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department.

Officer Krus was a veteran of the United States Army and served from 08/01/1959 to 08/01/1961 and achieved the rank of Specialist 4th Class.

He was the son of the late Mr. & Mrs. John L. and Caroline (nee Guzior) Krus.

Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Thursday, February 27, 2020. Beloved husband for 53 years of Dolores Krus (nee Rohlmann); loving father of Cherri (Mike) Crenshaw, Kevin (Katie) and T.J. (Kathy) Krus, Kim (Dan) Bokern, Jenny (Erik) Peterson and Kerry (Joe) Ernst; dear grandfather of Riley, Molly, Allison, Courtney, Kara, Jack, Audrey, & Samuel Krus, Zac, Madi, and Jesse Crenshaw, Anthony and Dylan Bokern, Haley and Evan Ernst; special grandson Eric “Rocky” Krus; dear son of the late John and Caroline Krus; dear brother of Dorothy Sims, Irene Kopsky and the late Eugene (Ann) Krus, Bro. Sylvester Krus C.S.C., Bro. John Krus S.M. and Bernice Enz; dear godfather of John Krus, Ronald Enz and Mike Kopsky; dear uncle, great-uncle, brother-in-law, and friend.
Mr. Krus was a retired police officer from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department serving for over 30 years.
He was a lover of sports, coaching and playing for several different teams and loved “sports talk” with his grandson, Zac Crenshaw.

A U.S. Army veteran, serving in Germany from 1959-1961, and a member of St. Louis Police Veterans Association.

The family would like to thank the staff at Seasons Hospice for all their love and care given to Herman.

Services: Funeral from Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Monday, March 2, 9:45 a.m. to Seven Holy Founders Catholic Church for 10 a.m. Mass.

Interment: J.B. National Cemetery.

Masses or Memorials to St. Vincent dePaul Society at Seven Holy Founders preferred.

Visitation: Sunday, March 1, 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

KRUS, HERMAN JOSEPH
PFC U.S. ARMY

DATE OF BIRTH: 10/18/1939
DATE OF DEATH: 02/27/2020

BURIED AT: SECTION 1PP SITE 1194

JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD
ST. LOUIS, MO
63125


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  • Created by: Timothy Tumbrink
  • Added: 28 Feb 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 207492372
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herman Joseph Krus (18 Oct 1939–27 Feb 2020), Find a Grave Memorial no. 207492372, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Timothy Tumbrink (contributor 46772461) Burial Details Unknown.