Date of Death
May 14, 2016
Place of Death
In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Royal Estates Community Center, 8300 Ravine Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49009, from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Burial will take place next to her husband at Ft. Custer National Cemetery on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 1:30 PM.
Age 63, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016. Colleen was born in Kalamazoo on October 31, 1952 to the late Neil A. and Laura L. (Field) Carpenter. She spent many years working in the Skilled Nursing Industry and practiced as both a Registered Dietician and Massage Therapist. Colleen was married to Larry R. Krueger, who preceded her in death on May 17, 2012. She is survived by her children, Stephanie (Bob) Bloomfield and Robert and Travis Narlock; nine grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brother, Jeff Carpenter; sisters, Renee and Pam Carpenter and two nephews. Colleen was also preceded in death by an infant son, Kevin Narlock.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Kalamazoo Humane Society.