Obituary photo of Palma+K. Kruger, Denver-CO
In Loving Memory of

Palma K. Kruger

1925 - 2021
Obituary photo of Palma+K. Kruger, Denver-CO
In Loving Memory of

Palma K. Kruger

1925 - 2021

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, December 6, 2021 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Monday, December 6, 2021 at 10:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Reception:
Monday, December 6, 2021 from 10:45am to 12:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Interment:
Longmont Mountain View Cemetery at 1:00pm Monday, December 6, 2021
620 11th Ave. Longmont, CO 80501
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel (720-857-0700) is assisting the family
Palma Katherine Kruger, 96, of Aurora, CO died on November 19, 2021.

She was born on January 8, 1925 to Arthur Qvern and Emelia Lundereng Qvern on a farm in Solway, Minnesota. Faithful members of Solway Lutheran Church - confirmed on the 17th of October 1937. She graduated Bemedji High School in 1943. Palma moved to Denver by invitation from family friends, the Henleys.

A suggestion she work at Lowry Field as a telephone operator. Palma and her friend Marie were offered the chance to lease a small cafe at 10th and Gaylord. They called it P&M and served breakfast and lunch. After 3 1/2 years they sold. Palma was hired at Safeway as a cashier. She loved that job. She worked at Altura Drug Store until it closed. She worked at Samsonite until she retired in 1987. She married Joseph Kruger in July 1956 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Longmont.

Palma is survived by her nieces, Vernice Ostman of Sturtevant, WI and Mary (Ken) Broshofske of Ogilvie, MN; great nieces Chris Ostman, Diane Weiss and Sara Broshofske. She is preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Clara Qvern; husband Joseph Kruger; and brother Harold Qvern.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 111 E. Del Mar Circle Aurora, CO 80011.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, December 6, 2021 from 9:00am to 10:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Monday, December 6, 2021 at 10:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Reception:
Monday, December 6, 2021 from 10:45am to 12:00pm
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Interment:
Longmont Mountain View Cemetery at 1:00pm Monday, December 6, 2021
620 11th Ave. Longmont, CO 80501
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel (720-857-0700) is assisting the family

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