Alan Krueger, 1931-2017

Published 10:04 am Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Funeral services for Alan Keith Krueger, 85, of Albert Lea will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. The Rev. Randy Baldwin will officiate. Interment will be at Lunder Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences are welcome at

Alan Krueger

Alan Krueger

Alan died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea.

Alan Keith Krueger was born Aug. 9, 1931, in Albert Lea, the son of W.W. and Mildred (Eide) Krueger. He graduated from Albert Lea High School and attended St. Olaf College and Macalester College for accounting. On Jan. 16, 1955, Alan married Pauline Derscheid at Moland Lutheran Church in Kenyon. Alan was a member of Lunder Lutheran Church in Twin Lakes and Emmons American Legion.

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He was a self-employed accountant up until 2016. He enjoyed cribbage, dartball and sweets, volunteering with the Twin Lakes 4-H Club — including coaching softball, and he loved the Freeborn County Fair. Alan greatly loved his family, especially his grandchildren.

Alan is survived by his wife, Pauline (PD) Krueger; children Craig (Shelly) Krueger, Doug Krueger, Deb (Scott) Knight and Diane Krueger; and grandchildren Benjamin, Eric (Beth) and Joel Krueger and Julia Knight.

Alan was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Paul Krueger.