George Jacob Kreher Jr.
August 15, 1930 – April 2, 2019
George J. Kreher, Jr., 88, of Waterloo, Illinois born August 15, 1930 in Belleville, Illinois, passed away April 2, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri.
George proudly serviced his country as a paratrooper in the United States Army. He was a carpenter by trade and was a member of the St. Louis Carpenter’s Union Local 1310. He was a parishioner at St. Henry Catholic Church in Belleville, Illinois. He enjoyed baseball, bowling and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. He will truly be missed by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George J. and Emma M., nee Jones, Kreher, Sr.
Surviving are his sister, Mary Schmierbach; his niece, Joan Plank; his nephew, John Schmierbach; and many great and great-great nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com.
Funeral: A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 8, 2019 at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.
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