Sheela DeBartolo Kruse

Sheela DeBartolo Kruse, 52, of Western Springs, died unexpectedly Nov. 27, 2020.

She was born in 1968 in Oak Lawn.

Sheela lit up the room wherever she was and her family and friends adored her. Sheela’s children were the most important thing in her life and they both felt her love daily. She will forever be missed.

She is survived by her husband, Scott Kruse; her children, Kiely and Will; her mother, Maryellen DeBartolo; her parents-in-law, Cel and Bill Kruse; her sister, Meg (Steve) DeBartolo Rogers; and her nephews, Michael (Christine), Jack (Courtney O’Leary) and Sam Rogers.

She was preceded in death by her father, Frank DeBartolo.

Interment is private at Bronswood Cemetery in Oak Brook.

Memorials may be made online to Wellness House at