Edward "Ace" Krebs

Edward "Ace" Krebs, 56, of the town of Wayne, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on Nov. 19, 1950 in West Bend to Daniel and Mildred (nee Gutjahr) Krebs. Edward was united in marriage to Darlene Terlinden on Nov. 23, 1974 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in the town of Wayne.

He was employed by Quad/Graphics for many years and worked in the maintenance department. Edward enjoyed being outdoors; hunting, fishing and all sporting events. If he wasn't playing, he was on the sideline cheering on his children and grandchildren. He will always be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.

Edward is survived by his wife, Darlene; his three children, Kristin (Tony) Cappozzo, Timothy Krebs and Tricia (Jim) Wichtoski; and his three grandchildren, Brandon Susen, Kaeden Cappozzo and Alec Cappozzo. He is further survived by his mother, Mildred; his two sisters, Rosie (Al) Klemm and Janet (Glenn) Frank; his four brothers, Stephen, Adrian (Kathy), David (Chris) and Alan (Janis) Krebs; his father and mother-in-law, Arthur and Pearl Terlinden; and his brother-in-law, Dennis (Debby) Terlinden. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel.

The funeral service in honor of Edward’s life was Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church with Rev. Steven Bode officiating. Visitation was at the church on Tuesday prior to the service. Burial was in Zion Church Cemetery on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007.

Memorials may be given to the charity of the donor's choice.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service of West Bend served the family. Online guest book and condolences may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.