Janet Ellen Kruger, 78, of North Street, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021, at MediLodge of Yale.

She was born in Mt. Clemens, June 12, 1943, the daughter of the late Alfred and Bernice (Holborn) Berarducci.

Her marriage to Robert Kruger was in 1966. Robert passed away May 14, 1995.

Janet was a 1961 Sacred Heart Catholic School graduate and was a former parishioner of St. Edward on the Lake Catholic Church, Lakeport. She was a member of the Michigan Nature Association and the Clyde Historical Society. Janet was a homemaker and helped her husband on the farm with raising livestock and growing feed. She enjoyed ceramics, woodworking and traveling.

Surviving are a son, Robert Kruger, Jr. of Capac; two grandchildren, Ashley and Andrew; four siblings, Barbara Wittbrodt of North Carolina, Alice Stephans of Roseville, Allen (Betsy) Berarducci of Colorado and Karen Kahn of Florida; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

She is preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey C. Kruger (2003); three brothers-in-law, Don Wittbrodt, Warren Stephans and Rafiq Kahn; and a special friend and companion, Thomas Plain.

At this time there are no services scheduled.

A memorial service will be held in honor of Janet in 2022.

Cremation arrangements were provided by Kaatz Funeral Directors, Capac.

Memorials are suggested to Clyde Historical Society, Attention Donations, 3350 Vincent Road, North Street, MI 48049.

For more information and tribute wall visit kaatzfunerals.com