Bruce Duane Cronin

Bruce Duane Cronin

Bruce Duane Cronin

Of Williams Bay


Bruce Duane Cronin was born February 23, 1943 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin to Richard and Helen (Fellows) Cronin.  He passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021 at Autumn Lake Nursing Home in Beloit, Wisconsin.

Bruce grew up in Genoa City Wisconsin, attended Badger Highschool, followed by Grace Bible College in Grand Rapids Michigan.  Bruce went on to work in maintenance and eventually spent the last 25 years of his career as a stationary engineer for DuPage county.   He enjoyed working with tools and fixing just about anything.  Bruce and Jan lived in Winfield Illinois for 41 years before moving to Williams Bay Wisconsin in 2019.

Bruce is survived by his wife Jan (Egeland) Cronin, whom he married on April 29, 1967 at Bethel Church in Chicago; his children Shelley Klemm and Shaun (Sarah) Cronin; grandchildren Grace Klemm, Joshua Cronin and Noah Cronin; as well as his brother Ward (Marion) Cronin.

He was preceded in death by his parents and son Brian Cronin.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, July 24 from 10:00 AM until the time of service at 11:00 AM at Calvary Community Church, Hwy 50 and Harris Road Williams Bay Wisconsin.  Burial will be at 2:00 PM at Hillside Cemetery in Genoa City, Wisconsin.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to LYDIA Home for Children, 4300 West Irving Park Road Chicago, IL 60641 or

For more information call the funeral home at 262-275-2171


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