Richard O. "Rich" Krueger
March 29, 1934 - November 22, 2018
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 12/1, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 12/1, 6:30 pm

Passed away on Thursday, November 22nd, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Hospital at age 84. Richard was born in Appleton, WI. to Gustave and Olga Krueger. Rich spent his entire life in Appleton and loved to share stories about its history. After graduating from Appleton High School, he went on to a long career as a…

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Tessa Stoeger left a message on December 2, 2018:
Rich was an amazing man, not afraid to call it as it was and speak his mind when he knew you needed it or not :) thank you for always being there not just for me but anyone who needed it. You will be extremely missed my friend.
Dawn left a message on December 2, 2018:
So very sorry....I just found out this morning of Rich passing. Many great memories over the years at the club I will cherish.
Jackie C left a message on December 1, 2018:
Rich, thank you for always being such a Shining Light to so many. The life lessons that you gave away so freely will not be forgotten. You were there for anybody who needed a friend. I will miss seeing your smiling face and hearing your kind words when I went into the club. Rest easy my friend.
Jerry B left a message on November 30, 2018:
Was such a pleasure to walk into the club and find Ritch sitting at the counter, playing cribbage or, waiting for someone to play cribbage with! Always smiling and a kind word for everyone. .He loved people and people loved him .
Jerry B left a message on November 30, 2018:
Was such a pleasure to walk into the club and find Ritch sitting at the counter, playing cribbage or, waiting for someone to play cribbage with! Always smiling and a kind word for everyone. .He loved people and people loved him .
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Scott Strike left a message on November 28, 2018:
Prayers to Richards family and friends.
Sure gonna miss you my friend
R.I.P. Richie
Kim Rainer left a message on November 28, 2018:
Rich, thanks for being such a light in our world!

Godspeed my friend!
Jeffery Romenesko left a message on November 27, 2018:
Thanks, what a great example you were to me.
Anne Bremer left a message on November 27, 2018:
Rest in Peace, dear kind friend.
Marty Laakso left a message on November 27, 2018:
Always a smile and a positive word to share. Rest in Peace Rich.
Mike and Karen Van Dyn Hoven left a message on November 27, 2018:
Rich, you are a class act to follow. Thanks for your kindness.
Deb Albrecht left a message on November 27, 2018:
Richie you will be missed by many of your A.A. family. I will miss our cribbage at the Genesis club on my Thursday nights, when I worked my shift. I will miss your smiling face when you walked through the door at the club. Rest in peace my dear friend.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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