Raymond F. Krebs

Raymond F. Krebs, 76, of Hartford, passed away Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls.

Ray was born Oct. 7, 1932, in St. Lawrence to Otto and Katherine (nee Redig) Krebs. He was united in marriage to Rose Breuer on Sept. 4, 1954, at St. John Catholic Church in Rubicon.

Ray is survived by his wife of 55 years, Rose; his three sons, Raymond (Joan) and Jeffrey both of Hartford, and Scot (Stephanie) Krebs of Kewaskum; his grandchildren, Kristen (Mark) Dillon, Brian (Hope Zvara) Krebs, Jacob and Anthony; his great-grandchildren, Maxwell and Nina Dillon, and Harper Krebs; his siblings, Esther Wehner of Menomonee Falls, Marie Becker of Jackson, Ralph (Joyce) Krebs of California, Roland (Barbara) Krebs of Washington and Leander (Jewel) Krebs of Hartford; his brothers-in-law, Kenneth (Nettie) Unertl of Jackson, Richard (Annette) Koller of West Bend, Joe (Judy) Breuer of Rubicon, Norbert "Butch" (Pam) Breuer of Hartford, and Ronald Breuer of Iron Ridge; his sisters-in-law, Viola Klink of California, Georgiann (Sylvester) Kreuser of Hartford, Mildred (Robert) D’Acquisto of Franklin, Lucille (Donald) Buchmann of Rubicon, Judy Dutton of Iron Ridge; and special cousin, Shirley DeGrave of West Allis. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Anita Beder and Dorothy Unertl; his brothers-in-law, Gilbert Wehner, Robert Dutton, John Breuer, Richard Klink, Peter Rusniak, Alvin Beder and Sylvester Becker, a sister-in-law, Dolores Koller, and his great-granddaughter, Faith Krebs.

Mass of Christian burial for Ray will be held Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009, at 6:30 p.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 4886 Highway 175 in St. Lawrence, with the Rev. Jerry Repenshek officiating. Visitation will be on Sunday, Sept. 27, from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the church. Internment at St. Lawrence Cemetery in St. Lawrence.

Memorials to St. Lawrence Catholic church or to the charity of one’s choice are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.