Eunice Krutsinger (81) of Salem


Published on December 19 2012 6:42 am

Eunice Krutsinger, 81, of Salem, Illinois passed away at 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, December 28 at Doctor's Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Salem.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 22 at 2 p.m. at Neal Funeral Home, Kinmundy with John Kockenga officiating. Visitation will be Friday, December 21 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Kinmundy. Burial will be in Elder Cemetery, rural Kinmundy. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

Eunice was born January 8, 1931 in Laclede, the daughter of William and Eva (Perry) Hawkey. She married Harold Krutsinger June 11, 1948. Harold preceded her in death October 19, 2011. Online condolences may be left at

Survivors include sons, Harold 'Sonny' (wife Glenda) Krutsinger Jr. of Kinmundy and Richard (wife Laura) Krutsinger of Salem; brothers, Mike (wife Pat) Hawkey of Kinmundy and Bill (wife Judy) Hawkey of Kinmundy; two grandchildren, Dusty Krutsinger (fiance Suzie Jamison) of Henderson, Ky. and Eric Krutsinger of Salem; four step-grandchildren, Steven (wife Elizabeth) Long of Fairfield, Richard (wife Alisha) Long of Salem, Melissa Long of Enfield and Galen (fiance Jamie Poole) of Mason; one great-grandchild, Trinity Krutsinger and five step-great-grandchildren, Gracie Long, MaKenzie Long, Claudia Long, Austin Long and Arya Jamison.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Bob Hawkey and sisters, Colleen Butts and Ellen Gesell.