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Jane Kronlage


Jane M. Kronlage, 73, of Coggon, died Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids after a brief battle with cancer. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello. Visitation will continue from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Church prior to funeral services. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at the church with burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Prairieburg. The Rev. Paul Baldwin will officiate.
Jane was born March 12, 1944, the daughter of George and Dorothy (Russell) Reinhardt of Mount Vernon. She married Thomas J. Kronlage on Nov. 20, 1965. She graduated from the nursing program at Mount Mercy College. Jane was a registered nurse for many years, working in several of the local hospitals in the area. When Jane wasn't working, she was helping with various jobs on the family farm, and enjoyed spending time with her five children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Thomas Kronlage; five children, Alexandria Lawson of Toledo, Ohio, Karen (Keith) Reynolds of Hudson, Michael (Jennifer) Kronlage of Johnston, Connie (Bryan) Eggleston of Center Point and Chad (Stephanie) Kronlage of Washington, Iowa, 11 grandchildren, Collin, Ryan, Alex, Cam, Tyler, Ashlyn, Justin, Ben, Bailey, Kelsie and Lauren, mother-in-law, Mabel Kronlage of Monticello; brothers, Robert (Kathleen) Reinhardt of Lakeville, Minn., and David Reinhardt of Lisbon; and in-laws, Joyce (Lloyd) Welter of Monticello, Janet (Roger) Fredericks of Salem, Ill., and Audrey (George) Bethell of Edgewood, Wash.
She was preceded in death by her parents; father-in-law, Louis Kronlage; daughter, Kathryn Kronlage; and her brother, Ronald Reinhardt.
Information available and condolences accepted at www.kramerfuneral.com.