Ricky Dean Kruger was born October 9th, 1958 and lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on January 10th, 2018. He was a resident of Waseca, Minnesota at the time of his passing.
Ricky was born October 9th, 1958 in Worthington, MN to Sidney and Martha (VanHall) Kruger, where he grew up with his four siblings. He was a 1976 graduate of Worthington High School where he excelled in cross country running and wrestling.
Throughout the years, Ricky served as everyones favorite bartender at various establishments such as Mankatos Best Western in the 80s, to Williams Pub in Uptown and The Country House in Medicine Lake; to most recently Mankatos Moose Lodge, American Legion Lorentz Post 11, and The Oleander Saloon. You could always count on Pretty Ricky for a great laugh and good time. In addition to his bar tending, Ricky ran a successful lawn business in the Mankato area for several years.
Visitation will be held on Monday, January 15th from 4-7 p.m. at Northview-North Mankato Mortuary, 2060 Commerce Drive, North Mankato. www.mankatomortuary.com
Published on January 11, 2018