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Jean K. Krouse

Mt. Zion Region News of Mt. Zion, Illinois

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Jean K. Krouse, 88, of Mt. Zion passed away at 1:30 a.m. on Saturday (October 31, 2015) at Decatur Memorial Hospital.

Jean was born on November 28, 1926 in Augusta, IL the daughter of Neil and Vivian M. (Shelley) Wing. She worked for the Illinois Department of Employment Security most recently. She married Robert O. Krouse on July 9, 1951.

Jean is survived by her two sons: Robert "Bob" Bradley (Pam) Krouse of Mackinaw, IL and Scott Allen Krouse of Mishawaka, IN; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren and her grand dog, Honey.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother: Maurice Wing and sister: Mary

Ruth Bent.

The family is having a memorial gathering at Jean's house from 12:00-3:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 5, 2015. Jean's wishes were to be buried with her husband at Camp Butler National Cemetery following cremation. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to Cancer Care Specialist's of Central Illinois.

On behalf of Jean, the family would like to thank her wonderful neighbors, Deb and Jim Aschenbrenner, for their help and kindness over the years.

The family is being assisted by Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Mt. Zion. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at

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Original Publication Date: November 4, 2015

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