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Timothy David Kruse

July 13, 1964 ~ March 21, 2019 (age 54)

Timothy David Kruse, 54 of Crosby died Thursday March 21, 2019 at Hennepin Health Care in Minneapolis.  He was born July 13, 1964 in Saint Paul to LeRoy H. and Darlene M. (Witter) Kruse.  Timothy was united in marriage to Lori Ann (Fliegel) on June 29, 1995 in Aitkin.  He worked for Mille Lacs Electric and then for the Deerwood Post Office.  He was preceded in death by his father LeRoy H. Kruse and his mother-in-law Joann E. Fliegel.

Timothy is survived by his Wife Lori Kruse of Crosby;

Son and his Fiancée: Trevor and Erin Kruse of Breezy Point;

Granddaughter: Peyton Kruse;

Mother: Darlene Vortherms; Father-in-law and mother-in-law: Tom (Pat) Fliegel

Brothers and sister-in-law: Neil (Beth ) Kruse of Aitkin, Dale Kruse of Brainerd;

and Scott Vortherms of Sturgeon Lake;

Sister and brother-in-law: Cindy (Jeff) Zumwalt of Mounds View;

Nieces and Nephews: LeRoy Kruse, Vanessa Kruse, Jake (Zona) Kruse, Jared Zumwalt, Kenzie Zumwalt, Tia Zumwalt, Cody Zumwalt;

Great niece: Kaylana Kruse;

Many other relatives and friends.


Funeral service will be 1:00P.M – Sunday March 31, 2019 at Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.  Reverend Mike Ball will officiate and provide music.  Burial will be in Fleming Cemetery. 

Visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00P.M. – Saturday at the funeral home and will continue 1 hour prior to the service on Sunday.  Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Aitkin.

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