Roger Krug

Obituary of Roger William Krug

Roger Krug, 78, of Othello, Washington, passed away on September 25, 2021. He was born to parents Edward and Ethel Krug, on January 10th, 1943, in Spokane, Washington. Roger graduated from Connell High School and received a Bachelor degree in Agriculture from the University Of Idaho. He also went on to earn a Masters Degree. Roger worked as a Teacher, Field Manager for Lamb Weston and for the Adams County Economical Council. Roger had a passion for Sand Hill Cranes and volunteered his time leading tours during the Sand Hill Crane Festival in Othello, Washington. Roger was also an avid car collector and would restore classic cars and show them at car shows around the area. He also enjoyed playing rugby and passion for traveling the world. He was known for his sense of humor and his caring and generous personality among his friends. Roger was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Ethel Krug. Roger is survived by his children: Shannon Hatley (Brian Hoidal) of Pullman, Washington and Kris Musante (Gus) of Spokane, Washington and his siblings Linda Cougher (Harry) and Glee Johnson (Royal). Roger leaves behind 4 grandchildren, 1 great-granddaughter, cousins, nieces and nephews. A graveside service to honor and celebrate Roger Krug’s life will be held on Friday, October 15th, at 11 AM at Gideon Lutheran Cemetery near Connell, Washington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rogers name in care of the Sand Hill Crane festival by mail or in person at the Old Hotel, 33 East Larch St, Othello WA, 99344. To leave online condolences for the Krug family please visit our website at
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Graveside Memorial Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, October 15, 2021
Gidean Luther Cemetery (AKA Paradise Flats Cemetery)
Cayan Rd, & Warehouse
Connell, Washington, United States
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