Arnold George Krieg, 89, of New Athens, IL; born on January 25, 1927 in Freeburg Township; passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Mr. Krieg was a lifelong farmer and a United States Army veteran. He was a member of the St. Clair County Farm Bureau. Arnold also enjoyed to deer hunting.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Elmer and Emma, nee Beck, Krieg. One brother – Floyd Krieg. One sister – Florence Mueller.
He is survived by one sister – Lucille Culli of Mesa, AZ. Nephew and nieces – Bill (Kathy) Mueller of Lenzburg, IL; LuAnn (Joe) Mueller-Lance of Lenzburg, IL; Kathy (Kevin) Kosydor of Belleville, IL; Bonnie Burman of Mesa, AZ. Great nephews and nieces – Greg Mueller of Lenzburg, IL; Tim (Amanda) Lance of Lenzburg, IL; Michelle (Todd) Steely of Mesa, AZ; Aaron Burman of Mesa, AZ. Great great nieces – BrieAnn Lance; Taylor Steely; Reagan Steely. Also survived by cousins, friends and neighbors.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Monday, November 14, 2016 from 9:00am to 10:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 10:00am.
Interment: Burial will be held at Elmwood Cemetery in Freeburg, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.