Emma L. Krieger

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COAL TOWNSHIP — Emma L. Krieger, 92, of 820 E. Cameron St., Shamokin, and a resident of Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 2050 Trevorton Road, Coal Township, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at the center. She also previously resided at Serenity Gardens, Kulpmont.

Born Oct. 16, 1918, in Mount Carmel, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Rosa (Burd) Leiser.

She was married in Maryland in 1936 to George H. Krieger, who preceded her in death on Nov. 29, 1999.

Mrs. Krieger worked as a seamstress at Shroyer's Dress Factory, Shamokin, prior to her retirement.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Shamokin.

She is survived by four children and their spouses, Dorothy and Dave Miller, of Lake Worth, Fla., William and Terry Krieger, of Coal Township, Richard and Nancy Krieger, of Shamokin, and Jessica and Joe Sock, of Shamokin; 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Clayton Krieger, in October 1998, and 12 siblings, making her the last member of that generation of her family.

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KRIEGER — Emma L. Krieger, 92, of 820 E. Cameron St., Shamokin, and a resident of Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 2050 Trevorton Road, Coal Township. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Northumberland Memorial Park, Garden of Faith, Stonington, followed by her interment. The Rev. Dr. Carrie L. Stine, pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Shamokin, will preside. There will be no viewing or visitation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to James Kelley Funeral Home, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township.
Published in The News Item from May 20 to May 21, 2011