Word has been received of the death of Duane E. (Nick) Kroninger of Harlingen, TX, on May 7, 2016.
Duane was born November 16, 1943, in Vallejo, CA. to George and Rosella (Shippy) Kroninger. After graduating from Cowden High School he served in the U.S. Navy from 1962-1968. He served on the U.S.S. Castor and was a Viet Nam Veteran. He was employed by Caterpillar Company for 32 years. He loved to travel, golf, and lived life to the fullest.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Cheryl Roley; sons, Michael Kroninger of Shelbyville, IL and Nicholas Kroninger of Placerville, CA.; 2 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He leaves a sister, Barbara Tipsword of Pana, IL.; brothers, Joe Kroninger and Steve Kroninger both of CA.; and sister in law, Pat Kroninger of Troy, MO. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Published on May 16, 2016