Lucille M. Kratz, 88, of Agency, died at 7:52 p.m. January 24, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.
She was born January 1, 1930 in Ottumwa to Lester and Elma Caroline Vannoy Murphy.
Lucille had lived most of her life in Ottumwa, moving to Agency in 2000. She had worked at West End Drug for 25 years and for 8 years at Edgerley Wholesale Drug, retiring in 1993.
Surviving is her daughter, Teresa Sanders of Ottumwa; 2 grandchildren, Chrystal (Chris) Deiters of Ottumwa and Jason (Heather) Sanders of Kiel, WI; 2 great-grandchildren, Delaney and Kaden; a sister, Mildred (Jack) Middlekoop of Packwood; a brother, Howard Murphy of Ottumwa.
She was preceded in death by an infant son, Ricky Hanna; 3 brothers, Carl, Gerald and Lloyd Murphy; 2 sisters, Juanita Meeker and Leona Parks.
Her body has been cremated and no services are planned.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published on January 25, 2018