Alice Marie Kroger was born September 3, 1932, at Lane, SD, to Carl and Connie (Dunbar) Lang. She grew up and attended rural school at Woonsocket. On October 17, 1951, she married Robert Kroger at Luverne, MN. She had been a resident of Mitchell since 1977 and was a nurse’s aide at Brady Memorial Home for many years. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by six children: Patricia Palmer of Mandan, ND; Kathleen (Roger) Eide of Oldham; Thomas (Debra) Kroger of Hutchinson, MN; Christine (Frank) Krohmer of Mitchell; John (Beth) Kroger of Louisville, CO; Robert (Annette) Kroger of Mitchell; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rosemary Kroger in 1958 and her husband, Robert in 2002.