ADRIAN – Jean Kruse, age 92, formerly of Adrian, died peacefully on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Brookdale of Delta in Lansing, Michigan.
She was born January 5, 1926, in Royalton, KY to Patrick and Elizabeth (Deaton) Adams. She attended the Stockbridge Area Schools. She married John A. Kruse in Angola, IN on June 9, 1956. He preceded her in death on January 30, 2017. Jean’s greatest joy was family and listening (singing) to country music. She was a member of the Adrian Church of Christ.
Jean is survived by one son, John W. (Katheleen) Kruse of Lansing; grandchildren, Mikel (Stacy) Kruse and Kerri (Mike) Whitbread; two great grandchildren, Clark and Miles Kruse; one brother, Jack Adams; two sisters, Vivian Leininger and Joy Valentine. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; four sisters, Kathleen, Flossie, Harweda, and Christine; and three brothers, Robert, Rollie, and Paul.
Funeral services for Jean will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Douglas Valentine officiating. Burial will be in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Compassus Hospice. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.