Michael J. Kriegel, 46

Michael J. Kriegel, 46, of the town of Lyndon passed away at his residence on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. He was born on Jan. 17, 1967, in Milwaukee, a son of Joseph and Judy Smith Kriegel.

He attended and graduated from Hartford High School in 1985.

On July 28, 2001 he married Tracy Hammen in West Bend and the couple became “together as one forever.” The couple has resided in Waldo area since their marriage. Michael was self-employed as a painter for many years.

He is survived by his loving wife: Tracy of Waldo; six children: Brittany Kriegel of Wautoma, Andrew “A.J.” Kriegel of Stevens Point, and Logan, Taylor Ann, Brady and Cody Raschke all of Waldo; one grandchild due in October; his parents: Joseph and Judy Kriegel of Abrams; one brother: David Kriegel (special friend: Susan) of Fredonia; one sister: Janet Kriegel (special friend: Jon Brinkman) of Appleton; his father and mother-in-law: James and Amalia Hammen of West Bend; one sister-in-law: Laura (William) Kern of Adell; and nieces and nephews: Justin, Cole, Shana, Tanner, Stephanie and Amberlyn. Also survived by other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by one niece: Amanda.

Following Michael’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a time of sharing stories and memories will be held on Saturday, May 4, at the Kriegel family home from 10 a.m.-noon.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Michael’s name.

The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is serving his family. For online condolences, please visit www.suchonfh.com.