Hopkins - Rector Funeral Home

4 Percy L. Julian Drive, Greencastle, IN


Larry Joseph Krieg

December 1, 1954February 2, 2020

Larry Joseph Krieg, 65, of Greencastle peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at St. Vincent Ascension Hospital of Indianapolis.

Larry was born in New Bremen, Ohio on December 1, 1954, the son of Lionel and Ruth (Hummel) Krieg, and was a graduate of New Bremen High School.

Mr. Krieg was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. He worked for 45 years as a Process Technician for Crown Equipment. He enjoyed being outdoors, farming, and most of all spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Sue Krieg; his children, David Krieg, James Krieg, (wife-Mindy), Lori Mitry, (husband-Mark), and Trisha Hancock, (husband-Chris); grandchildren, Joshua Krieg, (Molly), Ashley Conkel, (husband-Dustin), Brandon Krieg, (Ashley) Mina Krieg, Mallory Taylor, (Nick), Madeleine Mitry, Jacob, Austin, Tyler, and Nicholas; great-grandchildren, Olivia, Jayson, Elijah, Sawyer, Octavia, Oaklyn, CamRon, Preston; brothers and sisters, Harold Krieg, (wife-Dorris), Pat Krieg, Jean Olberding, (husband-Ron), Marlene Long, (husband-John), and Marvin Krieg; and their families.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and two children, Mary Krieg and Jason Krieg.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:30 a.m. Thursday, February 6, 2020, at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home with Father John Hollowell officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until time of service on Thursday.

Memories may be shared with the family at www.Hopkins-Rector.com.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, February 6, 2020


Larry Joseph Krieg

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Deb Fark Barhorst

February 3, 2020

I’m so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing! He and I were classmates. Thoughts and prayers for your family

Phyllis & Dave Sutter

February 3, 2020

Dave & I worked with Larry (and Sue) in New Bremen for many years. My heart goes out to you Sue and your family. Larry was very polite and very talented.


February 3, 2020

Our deepest sympathy for Sue and the entire Krieg family at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers will continue to be with your family.

Deepest Condolences,
Tim & Tina Bowden
Taylorsville, Georgia
(Friends of Jeff & Angela Layton, Greencastle)

Gary Wehmeyer

February 3, 2020

I wish to extend my sincere sympathy to Sue and the rest of the family in hearing of Larry's passing. I have many fond memories of Larry all through our school years and extending through our years together at Crown.
May God hold your family in his arms and lead you on life's road.