Obituary: Mary "Adrienne" Krueger
Mary "Adrienne" Krueger, 75, was called to her eternal home on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Adrienne passed peacefully surrounded by her family. She was born in Springfield, Ill., the daughter of Guido and Palmina Cellitti (both deceased). She resided in Arizona for more than 50 years.
Adrienne's life was committed to helping others. She was a second mother to many young children she cared for in her home. She worked for both Central and Greenway High Schools, as a special-needs aide. She volunteered for both the Crisis Hotline and the Prescott Police Department. She was an accomplished pianist and shared her love of music with her family. Adrienne is known for her amazing birthday cakes, Jewish coffee cake and pizzelles, which she generously baked and shared with everyone.
She was a loving mother to Mike (Kim) Krueger, Roxanne Sinek, Paula (Marianne) Krueger, Mark (Linda) Krueger, and Matt (Alma) Krueger. She was a caring sister to Bob (deceased), Rose and CeCe. She was a proud grandmother to Stephen (Aeni), Adam (Carmen), Jordan, Carli, Calvin, Mark Jr., Mason, Miriam and Elijah; and great-grandmother to Ellie. She was adored and cared for by very special friends Carol and Sharon.
A celebration of life will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 3102 W. Crocus Drive, Phoenix, Ariz. A graveside service will be at 9 a.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at St. Francis Cemetery, 2033 N. 48th St., Phoenix, Ariz. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to The Miracle League of Victory Lane www.miracleleagueofvictorylane.org or Gompers www.gomperscenter.org.
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