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Richard Thomas Krieger

October 20, 1946 ~ April 28, 2020 (age 73)


Kulpmont – Richard Thomas Krieger, 73, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at Serenity Gardens.

Born in Shamokin on October 20, 1946, he was the son of the late George H. and Emma (Leiser) Krieger. He graduated in 1964 from Shamokin Area High School. He served in the US Army.

In 1970 he married Nancy J. Quinn, who preceded him in death. Richard worked at a truck driver.

Richard was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Paxinos.

Richard is survived by two sisters, Jessica Sock and her husband, Joseph of Shamokin, and Dorothy Miller and her husband, David of Florida; two sister-in-law’s, Violet Krieger of Shamokin and Terri Krieger of Frackville; close friends, Jonathan Fedako and his wife, Sandy of Shamokin; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his wife and parents, Richard was preceded in death by two brothers, Clayton Krieger and William Krieger.


Richard Thomas Krieger, 73, of Serenity Gardens – Graveside service will be held Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 11:00 am with Jonathan Fedako, officiating at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Coal Township. Arrangements are being cared for by Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. To send condolences to the family please visit

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Graveside Service
May 6, 2020

11:00 AM
Odd Fellows Cemetery, Coal Township

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