Marge Kroeger

April 10, 2019 GMT

Marge Kroeger

January 7, 1929-April 3, 2019

Marge Kroeger, 90, of Schuyler, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at Columbus Care and Rehabilitation.

A memorial service is planned for 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Schuyler, Nebraska, with the Rev. Bill Mattfeld. Committal will be in the Schuyler Cemetery. Lunch in the church hall following committal.

Marjorie was born Jan. 7, 1929, in Lesterville, South Dakota, to Frank and Anna (Chodora) Hejl. She moved with her family to Rogers as a child and attended school in Rogers. She then graduated from Schuyler High School. On Sept. 22, 1947, Marge was united in marriage to Kenneth Kroeger in Schuyler, and four children were born to this union. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Schuyler, where she was a member of the ladies aide and quilting club.

Marge is survived by her son, Kevin (Lisa) Kroeger of Blair; daughters, Lana Hoover (special friend Scott Ward) of Columbus, Gail (Rick) Anderson of Fremont, Kim Schaefer of Columbus; 14 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and one great-great granddaughter, as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenny; four brothers; two sisters; and grandchildren Mikayla Anderson, Ben Hoover and Cammi Harter.

Memorials can be made to Sammy’s Super Heroes of Columbus.