A Memorial Visitation for Mildred F. Krueger, 88, of Palatine, will be held from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, September 15, 2022, at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine.  The Interment will take place at a later date at Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Hoyleton, IL.

Mildred was born on June 27, 1934, to Anton and Esther Petzoldt.  She passed away at the Lutheran Home on Wednesday, September 7, 2022.

Mildred married George Krueger on June 18, 1955, in Frohna, Missouri.   She enjoyed spending time with family.  Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the joy of her life.  Special to Mildred was helping children and assisting with pre-school and Kindergarten for over 30 years.  She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals Fan.

Mildred was the beloved wife of the late George Krueger; loving mother of: Jim (the late Anne) Krueger, Beth (Michael) Conklin; dear grandmother of: Matthew (Jessica) Krueger, Patti (Tony) Kangethe, Christopher (Sharon) Conklin, Tim Conklin and Katie Conklin; fond great-grandmother of: Izzy Krueger, Isaiah Kangethe, Katherine Conklin, Ezra Kangethe, and Finn Krueger.  She is also survived by her siblings, Doris Gates, Arlene James, and Darlene Bachmann; brother-in-law, Roy Krueger, sisters in law, Dorothy Lange, Aggie Boehning, Eunice Witte, and Rose Moeller; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her son, Timothy Krueger, and siblings, Nelda Boren, Milda Lorenz, Norma McLain, Lillian Vogel, Gilbert Petzoldt, Vera Vogel, Ruby Popp and Marvin Petzoldt.

In lieu of flowers, memorials will be appreciated to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 200 N Plum Grove Rd, Palatine, IL or Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 2645 Old Jacksonville Rd, Springfield, IL.