2008-08-07 / Obituaries

Irving Kreutz, 90

Irving Kreutz, 90, a Jamestown summer resident for 50 years, died Aug. 1, 2008 in Jersey City, N.J. He was the husband of the late Barbara McLaughlin Kreutz for 60 years.

Born in Pecos, Texas on Sept. 5, 1917, he grew up in Darlington, Wis.

A professor of English Literature, he taught at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio and at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

Gentle, kind, and greatly loved, he is survived by his four children, Nicole MacInnes, Gregg Kreutz, Charlotte Kreutz and Libby Kreutz; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made at savebay. org.

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