Thomas E. Krueger, 83, of Midland, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on January 16, 2020. He was born on August 8, 1936 to the late Norman and Rosa (Murphy) Krueger. On July 3, 1958 he married Marjorie Marie Phillips.
Thomas served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corp. He worked as a foreman for 4-D Building Supply before going into business for himself at RJ Manufacturing. Thomas loved to bowl and enjoyed many outdoor hobbies such as hunting, fishing, and golfing.
Thomas is survived by his wife, Marge, sons; David Lloyd (Karen) Krueger, James Norman (Tonia) Krueger, daughter; Lisa Dawn (Mike) Krueger-Burgess, grandchildren; Trevor Plamp, Ryan Krueger, Stephanie (Mike) Reynolds, Hunter Musselman, CJ Krueger, (Shyla Card), Carter Musselman, Carsyn Krueger, great-grandchildren; Julien K., Chloe B., Zoey K., Katie K., Alex K., Terry A., Zoey R., Caden R., Jason R., Damien R., brother; Jerry (Lois) Krueger, sister; Betty-Lou Campbe
Thomas is predeceased by his step-sister Norma Steuer, and brother in-law Dale Phillips.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Smith-Miner Funeral Home with Heartland Hospice Chaplain Doug Bassett officiating. Friends may visit with the family at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 4-7 pm and on Tuesday from 10 am until the time of service.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider American Legion Berryhill Post #165 and Heartland Hospice.
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Krueger family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.