Leo J. Krippner, 75
St. Augusta, Minnesota
November 8, 1938 ~ April 15, 2014
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, April 21st, at 10:30 AM at St. Mary's Help of Christians Catholic Church in St. Augusta for Leo J. Krippner, age 75, of St. Augusta, who died on Tuesday at the St. Cloud Hospital. Rev. Robert Rolfes will officiate. Burial will be in the Parish Cemetery. Friends may call on Sunday between 4:00-8:00 PM and on Monday after 9:00 AM at St. Mary's Help of Christians Parish Center in St. Augusta. Parish Prayers will be at 7:00 PM.
Leo was born November 8th, 1938 in St. Augusta to Anthony and Anna (Kiffmeyer) Krippner. He served in the US Army. Leo married Jeanette Thoma on June 30th, 1962 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Little Falls. Leo lived in St. Augusta all of his life. He was employed as a plumber for various plumbing contractors in Central Minnesota. In 1978, he went to work for the St. Cloud VA Hospital in the plumbing shop. He retired in 1999. Leo was a member of St. Mary's Help of Christians Catholic Church, St. Augusta Lions, Befrienders, and a charter member of the Nocturnal Adoration Society.
Survivors include his wife Jeanette, children, Lori Metcalfe (David) Eagan, Lynnae Hansen (Duane) Eagan, Dan Krippner (Andria) Alexandria, Julie Krippner, Vancouver BC, 7 grandchildren, sisters, Sister Rachel Krippner OSB, St. Cloud and Rita Young (David) St. Cloud.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials are preferred