Norman John Kruckenberg

Norman John Kruckenberg, 84, died May 18, 2015, in Enumclaw.

He was born Jan. 29, 1931, in Hazen, N.D., to Rudolph and Emma Kruckenberg.

He is survived by wife Bernice E. Kruckenberg of Enumclaw; sons Kurt and wife Debra of Buckley, Kim of Enumclaw and Norman and wife Lois of Chillicothe, Ohio; daughter Kay Sodders and husband Terry of Aberdeen, Wash.; one brother; five sisters; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by sons Kent Kruckenberg and baby boy Kruckenberg.

A visitation took place from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley. A funeral service took place at noon Friday, May 22, at Grace Lutheran Church, 525 S. Division St., Buckley. Burial followed at Evergreen Memorial Park in Enumclaw.

Memorials may be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, 2223 Alaskan Way, Suite 220, Seattle, 98121, or

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