Peter A. "Pete" Kreutzer

Peter A. "Pete" Kreutzer, 70, Hays, died Thursday, March 18, 2021, at Olathe Medical Center.

He was born Nov. 21, 1950, in Hays to Didcaus and Agnes (Pfeifer) Kreutzer.  He was a 1969 graduate of St. Joseph Military Academy.

He was a cross country truck driver. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was a member of the Hays Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9076.  

He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle and his family meant everything to him.

Survivors include two brothers, Robert Kreutzer and Rich Kreutzer and wife, Loretta, all of Hays; two sisters, Mary Lang and husband, Robert, Manhattan and Gloria Aust and husband, Steve, Olathe,; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery with military honors by the Hays VFW Post No. 9076 Honor Guard.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, both at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601.

 A vigil/rosary will be at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

 Memorials are suggested to VFW Post  No. 9076 Honor Guard in care of the funeral home.

 Condolences can be sent to the family at

Published on March 20, 2021