Adel Mazel Kruger

by | Oct 22, 2020 | Obituaries

Norfolk—Mrs. Adel M. Kruger, 93, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020.
She was born to Sarah and Simon Mazel in Norfolk. Adel graduated from Maury High School before attending the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary, and obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Education from George Washington University.

Adel was a proud member of the Jewish community, having been an active part of the Temple Israel sisterhood, a lifetime member of Hadassah, and a supporter of the Hebrew Academy of Tidewater. Adel volunteered her time for many organizations, and was a regular writer of letters to the editor.

Adel was predeceased by her husband David, her parents, and brothers, Philip, Paul, and William Mazel. She is survived by a son, Evan Kruger and his wife Annie, a daughter, Sara Kruger, and six grandchildren; Maurice, Elka, Avi, and Seth Mednick, and Abraham and Joseph Kruger, and many nieces and nephews.

Due to Covid19 the family chose a private service. Memorial donations can be made to Temple Israel in Norfolk, the Virginia League for Planned Parenthood, or a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family through