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In Memory of

Kim Lea Cruz

July 13, 1956 - June 18, 2017

Obituary


KIM LEA ALLISON CRUZ, 60, of Lower Swatara Twp, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017, in her home, surrounded by her family and friends. Born July 13, 1956, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of Edward and Ruth (Himmelright) Allison and was preceded in death by brothers Edward and Allen Allison; father and mother-in-law, Angel and Marian (Linton) Cruz; brother-in-law William DePew; and sister-in-law Barbara Jean DePew.

Kim is survived by her husband of 42 years, Riscardo (Rick) Cruz; daughter A'Lisa Cruz-Santos, and husband Wally, of Middletown; son Bret Joseph Cruz, and fiance' Erin...

KIM LEA ALLISON CRUZ, 60, of Lower Swatara Twp, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017, in her home, surrounded by her family and friends. Born July 13, 1956, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of Edward and Ruth (Himmelright) Allison and was preceded in death by brothers Edward and Allen Allison; father and mother-in-law, Angel and Marian (Linton) Cruz; brother-in-law William DePew; and sister-in-law Barbara Jean DePew.

Kim is survived by her husband of 42 years, Riscardo (Rick) Cruz; daughter A'Lisa Cruz-Santos, and husband Wally, of Middletown; son Bret Joseph Cruz, and fiance' Erin Quesenberry, of Middletown; 8 grandchildren, Leandra Cruz, Selena Santos, Elijah Cruz, Camdyn Tayler, Angelus Cruz, Zoey Taylor, Maiara Cruz, and Leiloni Cruz; six step-grandchildren, Anthony Santos, Joshua Santos, JR Santos, Angel Santos, Drake Quesenberry, and Makenna Quesenberry; her sister, Viola Allison Finnicum-Debes, and husband Joseph, of Philadelphia; sister-in-law Angela Cruz Boldosser and husband Jeff, of Dillsburg; brother-in-law Angel Cruz Jr and wife Linda, of Chillicothe, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Kim retired from PIBH after 32 years, where she worked for Al Baker and was vice president of Human Resources. She was a member of LCBC, Harrisburg. She was an amazing wife, mother, nina, and friend. Kim's family would like to thank Mary Jo, Basil, Donna, Paula, and Rick for all their help.

A viewing will be held Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:00-9:00 pm, in Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg, with a funeral service at 8:00 pm.