Gwendolyn F. (Krueger) Guell, age 79, went to be with our Lord surrounded by her family on Monday evening (March 3) at the home of her daughter in Fox Lake. Gwen was born March 11, 1934, to Allan and Viola (Kanter) Krueger in their home in Campbellsport. She attended Campbellsport schools and graduated from Campbellsport High School in 1951. On December 1, 1951 Gwen was united in marriage to Alton F. Guell at the Evangelical Reformed Church of Campbellsport and they celebrated 60 years of marriage before he preceded her in death in December, 2011.
Gwen was employed at Van’s Produce, as well as several grocery stores in the Adell area throughout the years. She also worked for several years at Mercury Marine in Cedarburg. Gwen and Al made their home in the Cascade area and later moved to Adell. Gwen was a long term member of Trinity United Methodist of Waldo, and sang with the choir. After retirement, they spent 19 warm winters in Arizona Gwen was an avid reader, enjoyed cooking, golfing and playing cards with friends and family.
Gwen is survived by her children, daughter Penny (Richard) Geiger of Fox Lake; Son Barry (Dawn) Guell of Plymouth. Grandchildren; Nicole (Darin) Hawley of Flushing Michigan; Greg (Jes) Krahn of Plymouth; Terry Krahn of Sheboygan; Angela (Nick) Mertens Kiel; Tyler (Carrie) Guell of Kiel; Evan and Mason Guell of Plymouth; and 6 great grandchildren.
She is also survived by her 2 brothers: Jerry (Carolyn) Krueger, Eden; Jim (Jan) Krueger, Fond du Lac; 3 sisters: Lola Patterson, Fond du Lac; Sandra (Deems) Pelishek, West Salem; Charlotte “Dolly” Keating, Sheboygan; 3 sisters-in-law: Mildred Guell, Fond du Lac, Kitty Krueger, Campbellsport and her best friend Joyce (Guell) Grahl of Plymouth, many cousins, nieces and nephews. Gwen was preceded in death by her parents, 2 brothers and 4 sisters.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday afternoon (March 8) at 2:00 P.M. at the Chapel at Ledgeview Memorial Park in Fond du Lac, WI. Rev. JD McCarty, Pastor of Waupun United Methodist Church will officiate. Entombment will Take place at Ledgeview Memorial Park following the services. Friends may call at the Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth from 9:30 A.M. -11:30 A.M. on Saturday Morning and at the CHAPEL at Ledgeview Memorial Park from 1:00 P.M. until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Gwen’s name. The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services is serving the family. For online condolences, please visit www.suchonfh.com.
The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice Hope of Fond du Lac, and Dr. Peter Timmermans for the help and compassion shown for Gwen during her time of need.