Delores Ann Kroeger was born October 13, 1939 at Clutier, IA, daughter of Leo and Agnes Novak Pusteoska. She attended school in Traer where she graduated in 1957. On September 20, 1958 she was united in marriage to Wayne Trimble in Traer. In 1965 they moved to Cedar Falls, IA where she worked for Viking Pump for 20 years. On July 10, 1978 Wayne died and she later met and married Donald Kroeger on June 28, 1980. They made their home in rural Buckingham, where they farmed. In 1991 they moved to Mesquite, NV where she sold real estate for many years. In 2000 they moved to Milliken, CO before returning to Waterloo in 2007. She then worked as a product demonstrator for Sams Club and Fahr Beverage until the spring of 2011. She was diagnosed with Myelofibrosis which later developed into leukemia. Her death came on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at the Cedar Valley Hospice Home. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Wayne, one brother Ernie. She is survived by her husband Donald of Waterloo, two sons, Dennis (Kathy) Trimble of San Antonio, TX and David (Connie) Trimble of Loveland, CO, one daughter Debra (John) Troupe III of Waterloo, IA, one sister Susan (Larry) Nachazel of Traer, IA 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren, also survived by two step sons Jimmy and Tony Kroeger and one step daughter Margaret Belk.