Cecil Gene Kruse, 70, of Decatur, Indiana passed away at residence on Tuesday, August 10, 2021. Cecil was born in Ohio on July 5, 1951 to the late Richard G. and Mary Maxine (McGinnis) Kruse. On May 20, 2006, he married Cheryl Hirschy.
Cecil was the owner of Standard Auto; he also was an Auctioneer for many years and a member of the Decatur Elks 993, Fraternal order of the Eagles 2653, Moose Lodge 1311 and Sons of the American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Kruse of Decatur; son, Jason Kruse; two step-sons, Stefan (Christine) Hartman of Ft. Wayne and Nicholas (Kellie) Hartman of Auburn; 6 grandchildren, Grant, Audrey, Dean, Layla, Lawson and Grayson; and one sister Mary Jewell, Culleoka, Tennessee.
Visitation will be on Saturday, August 14, 2021, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. with services to follow at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.
Memorials may be given to Boys and Girls Club of Adams County.
Arrangements by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home
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Boys and Girls Club of Adams County