Eileen Sprouls, 82, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO and devoted member of Christ Lutheran Parish passed away peacefully Monday, August 31, 2020, at the NorthCare Hospice House in North Kansas City Hospital.
Eileen Marie Krohn was born on October 24, 1937 in Bloomfield, NE to Herbert A. And Ella L. (Brugeman) Krohn. She graduated high school in Bloomfield and earned her teaching certificate from Wayne State College in Wayne, NE. Mrs. Sprouls started out teaching elementary school in a one room school house and then she worked as a school librarian. Following her teaching career, she worked in the jewelry department at K-Mart for several years.
Eileen was very devoted to both her Lord and her family. A long-time member of Christ Lutheran Church in Platte Woods, MO, she was very active in several circles within the church. Those included: LWML, Sunday School teacher, prepared meals for Weekday School and assisted with the church newsletter.
She married Gerald V. Sprouls on November 28, 1959 in Bloomfield. Mr. Sprouls preceded her in death on July 7, 2011. In addition to Gerald, Eileen was preceded In death by her parents and a sister, Cleo
Survived by three children: Dr. Timothy Sprouls and wife, Beth of Cook, MN, Jacquelynn Marie Harder and husband, Todd of Blair, NE, and Deborah Ellen Brewer and husband, Glen of Independence, MO, two sisters, Marilyn True and Doris Mackeprang both of Bloomfield; four grandchildren: Frances Sprouls, Dorsey Sprouls, Justin Brewer and Lane Brewer.