Edward Thomas Krusa, age 70, of Ogden Dunes, passed away Thursday evening, July 15, 1993 at his residence. He was born March 10, 1923 in East Gary, and was a lifelong resident of the area. He was preceded in death by his parents, Kiemens and Catherine (Louches) Krusa and 2 sons, Michael Krusa, in 1961, Gerard Krusa, in 1963. Mr. Krusa retired in 1983 from E. J. & E Railroad as a Locomotive Engineer after 42 years of service. He was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran of World War II where he served in the Raider Battalion and was also a Purple Heart recipient. He was a member of the St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church in Miller; a third degree member of the Knights of Columbus, St. Clements Council #3283 in Lake Station; and was also a fourth degree member of the Abraham Lincoln Assembly; a member of American Legion Post #207; and a former member for 30 years of American Legion Post #17, both of Gary; He was also a member of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.