Ruth Kuretsch Krueger, 88, of Bryan, passed away at her home on Monday, August 11, 2014. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday at Memorial Funeral Chapel, 1515 South College Avenue, in Bryan. A celebration of Ruth’s life will be held at Faith United Church, 2901 Austin’s Colony Parkway, Bryan, Texas at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 16, 2014. A graveside burial service will follow at Bryan City Cemetery.
Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. W.F. “Bill” Krueger; parents Edmund and Lilly Kuretsch; brother Gilbert Kuretsch and sister Lillian Willis.
Ruth is survived by her son Brian Krueger and wife Leola, daughter Joy Wurzbach and husband Earl; grandchildren Sterling Krueger and wife Jennifer, Matthew Wurzbach, Christopher Wurzbach and wife Amanda, and Brooke Wurzbach; sister Grace Gladden and many loving nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to the W.F. And Ruth Krueger Endowed Scholarship Fund through the Texas A&M Foundation online at http://give.am/KruegerScholarship or by mail to the Texas A&M Foundation, 401 George Bush Drive, College Station, Texas 77840. Please make checks payable to the Texas A&M Foundation. Indicate “W.F. And Ruth Krueger Endowed Scholarship Fund – Poultry Science, Account # 34081″ on the memo line.