Wayne R. “PeeWee” Kruger, 57, of Wisconsin Rapids, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at Aspirus Riverview Hospital.
He was born on Aug. 12, 1960, in Wisconsin Rapids, to the late Violet Kruger. Wayne had worked as a pulper for Kempf Logging of Nekoosa and his hobbies were fishing, hunting and watching NASCAR.
Survivors include his sisters, Luanne (James) Wilson of Firestone, Colorado, and Susan (Mark) Redmond of Pittsville; girlfriend, Nancy DeMeyer of Plover; special aunt, Linda Kuhn; uncle, Louis (Pat) Kruger; aunt, Lorita (Leonard) Kluck; aunt, Catherine Kruger all of Wisconsin Rapids; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by his brother, Leonard Kruger; grandparents; aunts and uncles.
There will be no services held. Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit www.taylorfuneralhome.net.