Ruby N. <I>Newman</I> Krueger

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Ruby N. Newman Krueger

  • Birth 2 Jul 1936
  • Death 4 Dec 2008
  • Burial Cummings, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 49542003

Parent info per Contributor #48332162
(Sunflower Girl)
August 29, 2016
Ruby N. Krueger, 72, of Great Bend, died Dec. 4 at Great Bend Health & Rehabilitation Center. She was born July 2, 1936, at Cummings, the daughter of Maberly T. and Pansy R. Newman. She married Dr. Haven C. Krueger on Aug. 18, 1957, at Cummings. She was a graduate of Mount St. Scholastica of Atchison and of the University of Kansas, earning a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and education. She was a former elementary teacher in Kansas City, Kan., and Rochester, Minn., and a bookkeeper. She had been a resident of Great Bend since 1972, coming from Prairie Village.

Mrs. Krueger was a member of First United Methodist Church, UMW, Central Kansas Medical Center Auxiliary, Kansas Medical Society Auxiliary, National League of Cities, League of Women Voters, City/County Planning Commission and a Great Bend City Council member from 1979 to 1985.

Survivors include her husband, Haven C. Krueger, M.D., of the home; two sons, Michael R. Krueger of Kansas City, Mo., and Bryan C. Krueger of Gladstone, Mo.; two daughters, Elisabeth K. Luthi of Overland Park and Lisa M. Schober of Stilwell; a brother, Thomas M. Newman of Tampa, Fla.; a sister, Grace Sheeley of Nortonville; and seven grandchildren.

A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Round Mound Cemetery, Atchison, with the Rev. Beverly Bowyer officiant. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend, with the family to receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Memorial donations to the Ruby Krueger Scholarship Fund may be made in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Dec. 5, 2008

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  • Created by: Linda O.
  • Added: 10 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49542003
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby N. Newman Krueger (2 Jul 1936–4 Dec 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49542003, citing Round Mound Cemetery, Cummings, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Linda O. (contributor 47143751) .