Harriet Kruckman, age 88, of Glencoe, Minnesota, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term care in Glencoe, Minnesota.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, October 22, 2015, 11:00 A.M. at Church of St. Pius X in Glencoe, Minnesota, with a private family interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Gathering of Family & Friends will be held Thursday, October 22, 2015, from 10:00-11:00 A.M., one hour prior the service at the church.
Harriet Alma Estelle (Nagel) Kruckman was born on October 11, 1927, in Selfridge, North Dakota. She was the daughter of Fredrick and Elfia (Olson) Nagel. Harriet was baptized as an infant at a Lutheran Church in Selfridge, North Dakota, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth in 1942 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Arlington, Minnesota. She received her education in Arlington, Minnesota, graduating with the Arlington High School Class of 1946.
On August 25, 1951, Harriet was united in marriage to Floyd Kruckman at the St. Clara Catholic Church in Clara City, Minnesota. Harriet and Floyd made their home in South Dakota, Marshall and Glencoe, Minnesota. Their marriage was blessed with four sons, Kevin, Kelly, Kurt and Keenan. Harriet and Floyd shared over 59 years of marriage together until Floyd passed away on July 9, 2011.
In addition to being a loving wife, mother and homemaker, Harriet worked in the factory at Green Giant and Starkey Labs in Glencoe, Minnesota, retiring in 1987. She was a member of Church of St. Pius X in Glencoe.
Harriet enjoyed fishing, dancing, reading, going to the casino, sports and socializing with family and friends. She treasured the times spent with her family and friends.
Harriet passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care in Glencoe, Minnesota, at the age of 88 years and 3 days.
Blessed be her memory.
Harriet is survived by her:
Sons, Kevin Kruckman of Northfield, MN,
Kelly Kruckman and his wife, Kathy, of Glencoe, MN,
Kurt Kruckman and his wife, Patty, of Glencoe, MN,
Keenan Kruckman of Glencoe, MN;
Grandchildren, Nicole Kruckman and Chris Weber,
Chad Kruckman and his wife, Jalissa,
Cory Kruckman and his wife, Ashley;
Great Grandchildren, Grady Kruckman, Kinsley Kruckman, Brayden Kruckman, Ethan Kruckman;
Brother-In-Law, William Kruckman of Fairfax, MN;
Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Harriet is preceded in death by her Parents, Fredrick and Elfia Nagel; Husband, Floyd Kruckman; Grandson, Justin Kruckman; Sisters and Brother.