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Donald Krueger

Donald C. Krueger, 66, Emporia, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City.  

Cremation is planned.  

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Olpe. 

Interment will take place at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery with military honors.  

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Don C. Krueger Good Samaritan Scholarship Fund or the H. Dale Buck Fund.  

Contributions may be sent in care of Roberts-Blue-Barnett Funeral Home.  

You may leave the family online condolences at


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