Werner M. Kroeger,94, a thirty-three year resident of Wheaton, passed away April 16, 2018. He was born in Germany on November 4, 1923 , IL and raised in Iowa. He served in the Navy in WWII, was a graduate of Augustana College and a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Glen Ellyn. He married Joyce A. (nee Tyler) in 1950, settled in Illinois and would work for Nabisco for over 30 years.
Loving husband of the late Joyce A.; he is survived by his daughter Linda (Tim) Kelly of Glen Ellyn; his son Mark (Linda) Kroeger of Wheaton; his grandchildren, Andrew (April) and Adam (Stacy) Kelly, and Marcus (Ashley), Jason, and Michael Kroeger; his great-grandsons, Nathan, Caleb, James and Micah Kelly; Taryn, Cameran and Landon Kroeger; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home 430 E. Roosevelt Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187. Funeral Service Saturday 10 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church 493 Forest Ave., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. Please meet at church. Interment Wheaton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name to Alzheimer’s Association at 8430 West Bryn Mawr Suite 800 Chicago, IL 60601 or www.alz.org. Info @ www.williams-kampp.com or (630) 668-0016.
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