Colleen Su Krueger

Colleen Su (Dale) Krueger, age 39, of Palm Springs, CA, died August 6, 2005 as a result of a motorcycle accident in Los Angeles, CA.

Graveside services will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, September 8, at the Masonic Cemetery in Philip, with Pastor Brad Kattelmann officiating.

Rush Funeral Home of Philip is in charge of arrangements. Colleen Su Dale was born in Seoul, South Korea, on February 17, 1966. She came to the United States and joined the Denny Dale family October 25, 1969. She became a U.S. citizen two years later. Her childhood years were spent in the rural area around Philip and attended grade school in Philip until the 6th grade. She moved with her family to Bonner, MT, and attended school there and later in Frenchtown, MT, where she graduated in 1984. She went on to attend Missoula Vo-Tech and at the present time was attending college in Palm Springs with three years of sign language behind her.

Colleen married Mark Krueger on September 26, 1997 in Las Vegas. During their marriage they had lived in Portland, OR, Anchorage, AK, Yakima, WA, and Palm Springs, CA. While there, she became her own contractor in remodeling and became a great photographer. She loved challenges of all types.

Grateful for having shared her life include her husband, Mark Krueger; a son, Andrew Altman; her parents, Carol Anne and Al Hodge; a brother, Jae Dale and his wife, Bridget; one niece, Jamai Dale; maternal cousins, Lacie Myhre, Krista Myhre, and Terra Sichel; seven paternal cousins, Claudette Griswold, Chris Mooney, Kelly Manzarnez, C.K. Dale III, Mike Dale, Martin and Matt Miller; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Colleen was preceded in death by her father, Dennis Dale; an aunt, Charlotte Keyser Myhre, maternal grandparents, Hilda and Wayne Keyser; and paternal grandparents, Claude and Juanita Dale.