Roslyn S. Krieger

February 17, 1940June 3, 2019

NORWICH – Roslyn S. Krieger, 79, passed away at Backus Hospital on Monday, June 3rd.

She was born in New London, CT on February 17, 1940 to the late Charles and Ethel (Rose) Becker. On Sept. 7, 1959 in Colchester, she married her beloved husband Morton “Mort” Krieger who survives her. Together they were a team caring for their own and other’s children.

Roslyn was a homemaker first and foremost providing every necessity for her family with love and kindness. Outside the home she was a Paraprofessional in the Norwich Public Schools enjoying her preschool group. She was 1958 Prom Queen at New London High School, was a member and President of the Organization for Rehabilitation Training in the Jewish community, served on the Board of Directors of the Norwich Midget Football League, was a member of HADASSAH, enjoyed watching the NY Yankees and NE Patriots and loved animals, especially her cats.

Besides her husband, she leaves daughters; Lori Taylor and fiancé Robert Shockley, Beth Damble and husband Timothy, sister; Marilyn L. Becker, and grandchildren; Joshua and Matthew Damble along with several nieces and nephews in Ohio and Tennessee. She was predeceased by her brother; Samuel M. Becker in 1992.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday June 7, 2019 at 2pm at Church & Allen Funeral Home, 136 Sachem St., Norwich, CT with procession to interment at Brothers of Joseph Cemetery #14 RT 12, Preston, CT immediately following.

Donations in her memory may be made to the CT Humane Society.

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  • Funeral Service Friday, June 7, 2019
  • Burial Friday, June 7, 2019


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Fern Butt

June 7, 2019

Mort, Lori, and Beth,
I am so very sorry for your loss of your wife and mom Roz. Please find comfort in knowing that she is out of pain and no longer suffers. She is playing Bingo with my mom and Carol . I will never forget all of our times together as a family. Love you all and god bless.

Douglas Sharples

June 7, 2019

Mort and Family
We are very sorry for your loss. I remember with a smile the three years we spent at Kelley , the card games at your house where Roz was the smiling hostess, officiating the Midget Leage Football games and the year we spent coaching the St. Bernard J.V. Football games. Roz was always happy to share your passions for football. She will be missed. We again are sorry for your loss. Please call us if we can help in any way.
Doug and Helene Sharples

Joan Greene

June 6, 2019

Heartfelt condolences to Mort, Beth, Lori, and all on the passing of Roslyn, a dear friend.
Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Greene

Leslie Lane-Christie

June 6, 2019

Mr. Krieger,

I’m so sorry for your loss! There are never words that console at a time like this. I hope knowing that so many have you and your family in their thoughts and prayers gives you strength and courage to face the days ahead. You made a huge impression on me back in the Kelly days, and that’s something I have never forgotten! Thank you!!

Norm & Marie Allain

June 5, 2019

Mr. Kreiger,
Our deepest condolences to you and your family at this difficult time.

You were such a loving, caring, and devoted husband. Rest in peace Mrs. Kreiger

Morris Fishbone

June 5, 2019

Mort; I extend my sincere condolences to you and your family.
Sincerely, Morris Fishbone

Rebecca Belliveau-Herman

June 5, 2019

Mr. Krieger, I am so sorry for your loss. You were my teacher in 8th grade math. You have left a lasting impression on me that I have carried with me all of these years. I was just talking about you the other day. I did not know your wife but from what I've read, she sounds like and amazing women. I am so sorry for the loss of your wife. ~ Becky Belliveau🌺

Lori Taylor

June 5, 2019

My memories of my mom goes all the way back to 1962, when I was 2 years old! My mom started to read to me every single night until I could read back to her at around the age of 4. My mother is the reason I read so much now. Thank you mom. RIP. I love you. Thank you for all you did for Dad, Beth and I.

Penny Jodoin

June 5, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss Beth, Mr Krieger and family. I hope you can find peace with the happy memories.

Antonio Rendon

June 4, 2019

Im so sorry Mr Krieger. Roz is an angel here on earth as in Heaven. The Happiness she showed during Kelly Pride, the love Roz showed all of us. Roz is A WONDERFUL WOMAN. I am so sorry. I love you both so much. Roz will be missed..