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Flora Kruse - July 22, 2010

Flora M. Kruse, 93, was born Dec. 23, 1916 in Gray, Okla. to Andy M. and Lilly Ann (Hensley) Morris. She died July 22, 2010 in Colorado Springs.

Flora married Albert L. Kruse Sept. 2, 1941 in Kimball, Neb.

Flora was a retired school teacher from Talbott Elementary, and her interests and hobbies were bridge, square dancing, bowling, reading and politics. She moved to the Security area in 1963 after living in Holyoke.

Flora was preceded in death by her husband, Albert. She is survived by her daughter, Karen White and husband Wayne of Hereford, Texas; son, Glen Kruse and wife Sharon of Colorado Springs; grandchildren, David Glen White, Gary Kruse and wife Dana and Staci Kapphan and husband Silas; five great-grandchildren, Seth White, Justin Kruse, Caleb Kapphan, Alia Kapphan and Taylor Kapphan.

A celebration of life service was held July 25 at Dove-Witt Family Mortuary in Fountain.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Opportunity Plan Inc. at West Texas A&M University, 504 24th St., Canyon, TX 79015.