Dorothy L. Kruger, 87, of rural Blackwater, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2004, at Cooper County Memorial Hospital in Boonville.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 31, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Jack Thomas will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Arrow Rock Cemetery in Arrow Rock. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.
Born Sept. 20, 1917, in Saline County, she was the daughter of the late Forrest Moseley and Virginia Kathryn Brockway Moseley. On July 2, 1936, she married Frank Louis Kruger, who survives of the home. She had lived in Saline and Cooper counties most of her life and was a member of Arrow Rock Federated Church. She was a legal secretary for over 19 years at Lane Harlan Law Firm in Boonville and was a homemaker. She was a 1935 graduate of Marshall High School and attended Central Missouri State Teachers College in Warrensburg. She was a charter member of Friends of Arrow Rock, a 50-year member of Arrow Rock Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, a member of Daughters of 1812 and the Saline County Historical Society.
Additional survivors include one daughter, Sherry Stone of Boonville; one sister, Mary Kathryn Feuers of Arrow Rock; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Leonard Kruger; one daughter, Clara Frances Loesing; and one brother in infancy.