Susan P. Krieg

Susan Patricia Krieg, 71, of Elkhart, IN, and having ties to Huntington, IN, died Sunday, July 2, 2017, at her home.

Mrs. Krieg retired from United Technologies, in Huntington.

She was born Dec. 10, 1945, in Marion to Alonza and Guenevere Nall Whelchel. She married James Krieg Sr. on Oct. 5, 1962, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 25, 2012.

Survivors include two sons, Jim (Karen) Krieg Jr., of Elkhart, and Scott (Angie) Krieg, of Redkey; two sisters, Linda (James) Crosby, of Marion, and Verna Downam, of Upland; three brothers, William Whelchel and Richard (Lois) Whelchel, both of Marion, and Kevin (Deb) Whelchel, of Bitely, MI; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, July 7, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Marion National Cemetery, in Marion, with Rev. Donny Ashley officiating.

Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Marion, is in charge of arrangements.

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