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Kyle Jay Kruckenberg 1963 - 2021
Ronald E. “Ron” Schepmann

Kyle Jay Kruckenberg, 57, passed away March 2, 2021, at his home in Great Bend. He was born June 23, 1963, to Homer and Joyce (Graham) Kruckenberg. 

Born and raised in Great Bend, Kyle worked as a Journeyman Carpenter in Iowa for several years. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Carpenters Union. He enjoyed art, designing many different projects and loved working on cars.  

Survivors include, his father, Homer Kruckenberg; a son, Seth Kruckenberg; two daughters, Lily and Olivia; two sisters, Gretchen Titus-Smitt and Kaydene Truitt; sister in law, Lyndsay Kruckenberg. He was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Kruckenberg; a daughter, Emily; and a brother, John Kruckenberg. 

There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. Graveside Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 6, 2021, at the Great Bend Cemetery with Pastor Jon Brudvig presiding. Memorials are suggested to the Trinity Lutheran Church, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Bryant Funeral Home

1425 Patton Road

Great Bend, KS   67530

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, March 5, 2021