Genevieve Ruth Kromminga, 85, died Jan. 1, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids following a brief illness. A memorial service was held Jan. 3 at St. John Lutheran Church in Keystone, with the Rev. Andrew Wright officiating. Private committal services were held at Keystone Cemetery.
A memorial fund has been established.
Genevieve was born Dec. 5, 1927, in Dysart to John and Rose (Stahr) Konicek. On Dec. 15, 1947, she was united in marriage to Edmund “Eddie” Kromminga at the St. John Lutheran Parsonage in Keystone. He preceded her in death on Oct. 27, 2009.
A member of St. John Lutheran Church in Keystone, Genevieve served with the Dorcas Guild.
Before her retirement she was employed as a custodian with the Benton Community School District.
Local survivors include her daughter, Denese Kromminga of Solon. Condolences may be left at www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com .