Kruse, Frank J.
Kruse, Frank J. age 89 of Byram Twp., NJ passed away peacefully with his loving family at his side Monday July 2, 2018 at his home. Born in Staten Island he has resided in Byram Twp. for many years.
Son of the late Frank and Betty (nee Pedersen) Kruse Frank proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He enjoyed a long career working with Proctor & Gamble of Staten Island, NY until his retirement in 1989. A long standing and active member of the Cranberry Lake community, Frank enjoyed spending as much time as possible on the lake. An avid golfer and sportsman, Frank was well known as a Handyman Extraordinaire.
Frank was predeceased in life by his brother John, his sister Eleanor McCarren and his daughter in law Janet (Tipton) Kruse. Survivors include his beloved wife Irene (nee Canney) Kruse, his sons James and his wife Courtney and Thomas and his wife Natashia, his daughters Peggy Kruse and Katherine and her husband Walter Edwards. Also surviving are his grandchildren Tyler, Dylan, Kaylee, Emmitt, Zachary Kruse, Corey and Kyle Edwards as well as his sisters Lily Whittet, Clara Naglich, Marion Zito and Joan Kruse.
A memorial funeral Mass will be held Thursday July 5, 2018 at 10 AM in the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church Newton. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to either the www.karnannquinlanhospice.org or the Cranberry Lake www.saveourbridge.net/frankkruse Funeral Arrangements and online condolence through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com