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Verna Kruski

Verna Kruski


Verna Kruski, 93, of Sparta, IL; born on August 9, 1927 in Oakdale Township, IL; passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Sparta Community Hospital.

Verna was a member of the Randolph County Farm Bureau.  She was also a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Sparta, IL for many years.  She worked at Sparta Community Hospital in the cafeteria for twelve years preparing meals.

She was preceded in death by her husband – Walter Joseph Kruski who passed away on May 10, 1987.  Parents – William and Ruby (Huff) Magerkurth.  Sister – Dolly Isringhaus.

She is survived by two sons – Walter W. (Cheryl) Kruski of Rochester, IL and Ted J. Kruski of Sparta, IL.  One sister – Judy Springs of Coulterville, IL.  First cousins – Pearl Lively of Coulterville, IL; Phyllis Porter of Oakdale, IL; Melba Rust of Coulterville, IL.  One nephew – Charles “Chuck” Isringhaus of Okawville, IL.  Other relatives and many friends.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Sparta, ASPCA for animals in need or the Randolph County Humane Society.

Condolences to the family may be expressed at

No services will be held at this time.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

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