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Ruth Kreger

September 15, 1934 March 16, 2019
Ruth Kreger
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Ruth A. Kreger, age 84, of Clear Lake, SD passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 in the Deuel County Good Samaritan Society, Clear Lake. Memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30th in the United Methodist Church in Clear Lake. Burial will be in the Lake view Cemetery, Clear Lake. Visitation will be held Saturday one hour prior to the service at the church.

Ruth Arlene Kreger was born on September 15, 1934, in White, South Dakota to Henry and Hilda (Prahl) Feldman. She attended grades schools in Argo #27 and Afton #15 and graduated from White High School in 1952. She continued her education at Dakota State College in Madison, SD, obtaining a degree in elementary education. She began teaching at the Clear Lake School in 1954 and taught 4th grade there for 36 years until she retired in 1990. She then did substitute teaching for the next 10 years.

On June 1, 1958, she was united in marriage to Douglas Kreger at Zion Lutheran Church in White, SD at the church where she was baptized, confirmed and taught Sunday School.

She was currently a member of the United Methodist Church in Clear Lake. She enjoyed reading, crafts, cooking, growing flowers and going on bus tours to various places. Ruth will be missed by many friends, students and people whose lives she touched over the years. She will be remembered for the very special and caring and loving person that she was.

Ruth is survived by her brother, Norman (Sondra) Feldman, Sioux Falls, SD; and her sister-in-law, Marie (Wilmer) Feldman, Fargo, ND and is also lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Doug Kreger; her parents, Henry and Hilda Feldman; and her brother Wilmer Feldman.


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Visitation

Saturday

30

Mar

9:00 AM 3/30/2019 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 3/30/2019 10:00:00 AM
United Methodist Church

407 5th Avenue South
Clear Lake, South Dakota 57226

United Methodist Church
407 5th Avenue South Clear Lake 57226 South Dakota
United States

Service

Saturday

30

Mar

10:00 AM 3/30/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3/30/2019 11:00:00 AM
United Methodist Church

407 5th Avenue South
Clear Lake, South Dakota 57226

United Methodist Church
407 5th Avenue South Clear Lake 57226 South Dakota
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Lakeview Cemetery Final Resting Place

Clear Lake, South Dakota 57226

Clear Lake 57226 South Dakota
United States
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