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Obituary for Karl J. Kruse

Karl J. Kruse, of Chaffee, died Friday July 3, 2020 at Mercy Hospital at the age of 58.

He was born November 7,1961 in Buffalo, NY a son of Jane (Wiedemann) Kruse of Chaffee and the late Earl R. Kruse. He attended Pioneer Central School up until his senior year which he completed in 1979 at Holland Central.

He worked for Staroba Plastics Inc. in Holland, NY as a warehouse supervisor. He enjoyed photography, watching movies, working on cars, going to carnivals and watching the fireworks, fishing, gardening, mother nature and seeing sunlight shine through the trees. He loved animals especially his cats. Above all, he loved spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife: Darlene (Rosier) Kruse whom he married May 14, 1994 in Holland, NY; his son: Justin Kruse of Chaffee; his sister: Kathy (Kenneth) Kruse-Bemb of Chaffee, NY; also survived by several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his father, Earl R. Kruse.

Friends may call Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 1-3 PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main Street, Arcade, NY 14009. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.