Douglas J. Kroger

February 17, 1943 - November 17, 2019

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Kroger Douglas J., Beloved husband for nearly 50 years of Sandy (nee Larbus) Kroger.  Loving father of Eric (Kelly) Kroger and Carla (Jarod) Blue.  Loving grandfather of Hannah and Haley Kroger and Asher and Ian Blue. Beloved brother of Jean (late Don) Bernens, Gerald (Mary Ann) Kroger, Geraldine (late Tom) Koenig, Camille (Tom) Reynolds, Fr. Daniel Kroger O.F.M. and the late Mary (Bill) Cuppett, Dorothy (Paul) Whetstone, Tom (liv. Arlene) and Donald (liv. Luella) Kroger. Beloved brother-in-law of Nancy Larbus and Linda (Gary) Strezeski. Passed away peacefully on November 17th at the age of 76. The family would like to thank his doctors and nurses, and the staff at Meadowbrook Care Center for their compassion, support and care for Doug. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 8815 E Kemper Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249 at 10am. Burial of ashes and reception will immediately follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to Catholic Charities of Southwest Ohio, 7162 Reading Road, Suite 600, Cincinnati, Ohio 45237.


David - Dec 23, 2019
Doug was a wonderful person and was incredibly inspirational and supportive of me in my younger years. My love and prayers to Carla, Sandy, Eric and their families. -dz
The Simpson Family - Nov 22, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. We are Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.
Your Friends at Jacobs - Nov 21, 2019
Please accept our warmest condolences. We are very sorry for your loss! Your Jacobs Family.
Steve - Nov 21, 2019
Doug was a dear friend and mentor, and while he will be missed on Earth, Heaven is rejoicing with his arrival!
toni Owens - Nov 21, 2019
Hard to say goodbye, but know he gave his all. He was a good friend to my son Donnie. They shared memories and rough times. They looked out for each other.
Jennifer Sulkin - Nov 20, 2019
Dearest Carla..and to your dear family, I’m so sorry for your loss. Sending you much love and support during this difficult time.
Patricia Mosteller - Nov 20, 2019
Dear family, sending you healing and light during this difficult time. I had the privilege to be in the presence of this incredible man as I grew up with Carla. Sending all my love.
Julie Kroger Weber - Nov 19, 2019
Love to the Kroger family during this difficult time! So sorry for your loss.
Denise Obermeyer - Nov 19, 2019
May our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ welcome Doug into the Kingdom of Heaven. Doug was a wonderful friend to me for whom...always had a smile on his face. He was a strong faithful man, and I will deeply miss him and his friendship. Rest in peace, my friend....