Helen R. Kruger
October 7, 1923 – June 5, 2013
Helen R. Kruger passed away peacefully at home in Placerville on June 5, 2013 with her son Kelly by her side. Helen was pre-deceased by her husband Donald E. Krueger in 1991 and her sisters, Rose Wesseling and Audrey Haxton.
Helen was born in Omaha, Nebraska on October 7, 1923 and was raised in Santa Cruz. She then lived in Santa Clara County and worked for 28 years for the CA State Dept. of Employment, retiring in 1979. Helen then moved to Placerville with Donald where she has lived for the past 41 years.
A Rosary and Memorial Mass will be held for Helen tomorrow, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 3109 Church St., Placerville. Spiritual Bouquets in Helen’s name may be made at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church for Mass Intentions. Inurnment will be private at Placerville Union Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, Placerville.