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Jacqueline Kruger

November 17, 1939 - September 11, 2021

Beloved Mother & Sister


Service Date: September 17, 2021

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Obituaries » Jacqueline Kruger

Jacqueline Kruger, 81, of Florham Park, passed away on September 11, 2021.

Born in Newark, Jacqueline was the daughter of Luther Paul and Vincenzina “Jean” Radice-Kruger. Jacqueline is survived by: Two children (Albert Frederick Wortmann and wife Lauren of Florham Park and Paula Jeanne Gallagher of Delaware). She also had three siblings Walter Paul Kruger and wife Joyce of Whippany, Patrick Gerard Kruger of Milford, PA and the late Judith Ann Graham of Parsippany.

Jacqueline is also lovingly survived by her grandchildren Freddie Wortmann, Carissa Toporoff, Amanda Carsillo, Cherra Gallagher, Jenna Wortmann and Calianne Cocozza, as well as her great grandchildren Jaxon Toporoff, Brady Wortmann, Dexter Toporoff, and Melonie Reddington in addition to nieces and nephews.

Jacqueline worked as a real estate agent for over 45 years in the Morris County area. She was also previously employed at Nabisco in East Hanover, NJ. Her biggest passion was being a devout Catholic. She attended mass daily and her past time was donating to the homeless, supporting pro-life agenda, and helping young seminarians.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Liturgy of Christian Burial on Friday, September 17, 2021 at 11:00am at Our Lady of Mercy Chapel, 90 Whippany Road, Whippany. Internment: St. Mary’s Cemetery, Whippany. Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973)887-3235.