Chief Gary Martin Krutke, age 57, passed away at Regions Hospital, finishing his long battle with cancer.
Chief Krutke served the Prescott Police Department admirably for nearly 18 years, starting as Patrol Officer and working his way through the ranks to become Chief of Police January 13, 2014. He also served many other jurisdictions in Wisconsin and Minnesota as a law enforcement officer before finally joining the City of Prescott. Chief Krutke served in the U.S. Military and deployed to Iraq where he earned the Purple Heart.
A full obituary and arrangements for Chief Krutke are pending at this time.
O’Connell ~ Benedict Funeral Home and Trusted Cremation Provider, of Prescott, WI is assisting the family with arrangements.