Kruger, Theodore John

Kruger, Theodore John

July 25, 1977 – May 31, 2017
Age 39 of Minnetonka, lost his courageous 8 month battle with cancer on May 31, 2017. He was born July 25, 1977, the son of Russell Kruger and Ginny (née Abbott) Aldrich. He graduated from Edina High School in 1995. Ted loved sports; especially hockey, baseball, golf, and most recently enjoyed gardening. Ted is survived by his parents Russell (Kathy) of Minnetonka and Ginny (Tom) of The Villages, Fl; his siblings, Marcus (Jennifer) of Mandan, ND, Matthew of Shakopee, and Nicki (Kathrine) of St Paul. He is also survived by his very close friend, Molly Lee, of Minnetonka, grandparents Norman and Evelyn Kruger of Plainview, many nieces, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He is preceded in death by grandparents Robert and Patricia Abbott. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider donations to: Our Lady of Peace Community Hospice, 2076 St Anthony Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104. (Published in the Star Tribune on June 3, 2017)