Keith LeRoy Krueger, 33 of College Station, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012.
He was born September 12, 1978 in Brenham to Wm. R. and Sue (Loesch) Krueger. Keith was baptized on January 28, 1979 by Pastor Jon Siemsglusz and confirmed on April 4, 1993 by Pastor David Jentsch, both at Grace Lutheran Church. Keith was a 1997 graduate of Brenham High School. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering. In 2005, he received his J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, graduating cum laude. He was an attorney with the law firm of West, Webb, Allbritton and Gentry in College Station.
Keith held affiliations with the American Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; Texas Young Lawyers Association, serving on the Board of Directors from 2008-2011 and as Secretary in 2012. He received the Presidentís Award of Merit in 2010. Keith was also a member of the Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow since 2009; Texas Aggie Bar Association, Director since 2011; Brazos County Bar Association; Brazos Valley Young Lawyers Association, serving as President from 2010-2011; and was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. His civic affiliations include the Brazos County A&M Club, serving as President in 2010; Family Promise of Bryan/College Station, serving as a Director since 2011; Bethel Lutheran Church, serving as Chairman of the Board of Community Service; Leadership Brazos, Class of 2011; Habitat for Humanity, Table Captain, Community Builders Breakfast, 2009-2010, 2012; Brazos Valley Business Associates, serving as President in 2008.
Keith was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, LeRoy J. and Josephine (Waak) Krueger and by his maternal grandfather, Victor Loesch.
His loving family includes his parents, Wm. R. and Sue Krueger, sister and brother-in-law, Karla and Jason Strawn, and maternal grandmother, Dolores (Muery) Loesch.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 18 from 5-8 p.m. at Brenham Memorial Chapel.
Funeral Service will be Thursday, July 19 at 11 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 1212 Jefferson Street, with Pastors Matthew Jacobs and William Holzer officiating. Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at Pilgrimís Rest Cemetery in Bellville. Pallbearers will be Jason Goodman, Kyle Holle, Mike Jacob, Matthew Kenjura, Clay Patranella, C.E. Rhodes, Jr., Steven Siemsglusz and Gaines West.
Memorials may be given to Bethel Lutheran Church, 4221 Boonville Rd, Bryan, TX 77802 or to the charity of your choice.
Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX 77833. 979-836-3611. www.brenhammemorialchapel.com
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