Richard A. Kruse, 61

Jan. 29, 1957 —
Sept. 11, 2018
McIntire - Richard A. Kruse, age 61, of McIntire, Iowa, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 in Plattsmouth, Neb.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 17 at Sacred Heart Oratory in Meyer, Iowa, with Monsignor John Hemann officiating. Interment will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery in, Meyer. There will be a Rosary at 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Sacred Heart Oratory, where friends may call from 4-8 p.m., and there will be visitation on Monday for one hour before the service. Adams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Richard was born Jan. 29, 1957 in Osage, Iowa to Paul and LaVerna (Rawson) Kruse. He graduated from Riceville High School in 1975, and on Jan. 7, 1984, he married Connie Shane in Adams, Minn.
Richard enjoyed farming and tractor-pulling. He liked playing cards with friends and family and Monopoly on snowy winter days, and he loved spending time with his family and grandkids.
Richard is survived by his wife of 34 years, Connie Kruse; children, Tiffany (Jamie) Stevenson, Heather (Toby) Mills, Cole Kruse and Cory Kruse; grandchildren, Emma, Sidney, Ashlyn, Taryn, Lily, Loren, Kaitlyn, Regan and Jewel; brothers, Jerry, Jim and Robert (Sherry); sister, Mary (Mike) Olson; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and LaVerna; brother, Tom; infant son, Matthew; and father and mother-in-law, Robert and Ruth Shane.

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