LIMA — Doris Kruger, of Lima, celebrated her 90th birthday April 5, 2013. A combined celebration for her 90th birthday, her husband’s 90th birthday and their 65th wedding anniversary is planned for a later date.
She was born April 5, 1923 in Hardin County. On July 17, 1948, she married Robert Kruger.
Kruger has four children, Greg (Peg) Kruger, Deb Kruger, Theresa (Stanley) Spencer and Raymond Kruger, all of LaFayette. She has 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
She graduated high school in Forest, OH. She worked at Westinghouse in Lima where she met her husband, Robert.
Kruger is a seamstress and has created many beautiful needlepoint and crewel works of art. She has also knitted and crocheted many lovely afghans. She collects turtles and has hundres of unique ones.
90th Birthday: Doris Kruger