Arthur Krager Dies Tuesday

Manlius: - Arthur Krager, 86, Manlius, died Tuesday afternoon at Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Manlius with the Rev. Harold A. Schlink officiating. Burial will be in Manlius Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Howard Johnson Funeral Home, Manlius from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Memorial Fund or to the Heart Fund.

Arthur Krager was born Aug. 13, 1889 in Manlius, the son of Amos and Emma Eggers Krager. He married Leona Van Deusen on Feb. 7, 1912 at Manlius. He was a retired farmer and a member of the First Baptist Church, Manlius.

Survivors include his widow, one daughter, Mrs. George (Margaret Ellen) Twidell and one son, Cecil, both of rural Princeton; nine grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; one brother, Charles of Wyanet; one sister, Mrs. Mabel Van Deusen of Sheffield.

He was preceded by his parents, one brother in infancy and two sisters.

(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, April 21, 1976 - Wednesday, pg 4, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)




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