Georgette L. Kruse, 70, passed away in her sleep at Barrington Terrace Monday, July 28, 2014, of complications from Alzheimer's. She was the loving wife of Jay Kruse and they celebrated their 50th anniversary this past June. She was the devoted mother of Curtis J. Kruse, Jodilyn Kruse, and Terri M. Rigg (Mike).
She was a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, and was the daughter of George and Thelma (Robinson) Ludwig. She also lived in Albuquerque, N.M.; Albany, Ga.; Iowa City, Iowa; and most recently, North Fort Myers. She was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Education and her career included teaching and being a Realtor.
She was a member of Job's Daughters, Eastern Star and Sweet Adelines. Golf became her love in later life and she was a member and officer of the El Rio Woman's Golf League and also the Ladies Executive Golf Association.
Georgette L. Kruse
Visitation will be at Coral Ridge Funeral Home at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 31. Burial will be at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati.
If you wish, in lieu of flowers, please send a donation to the Animal Refuge Center of North Fort Myers or the animal welfare organization of your choosing. Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com to leave thoughts and memories for her family.