Arnold George Krieg

  • Born: January 25, 1927
  • Died: November 8, 2016
  • Location: New Athens, Illinois

Heil Schuessler Funeral Home

101 Jackson Street
New Athens, IL 62264

Tel. (618) 475-2151

Tribute & Message From The Family


Arnold George Krieg, 89, of New Athens, IL; born on January 25, 1927 in Freeburg Township; passed away on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.

Mr. Krieg was a lifelong farmer and a United States Army veteran. He was a member of the St. Clair County Farm Bureau. Arnold also enjoyed to deer hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents - Elmer and Emma, nee Beck, Krieg. One brother - Floyd Krieg. One sister - Florence Mueller.

He is survived by one sister - Lucille Culli of Mesa, AZ. Nephew and nieces - Bill (Kathy) Mueller of Lenzburg, IL; LuAnn (Joe) Mueller-Lance of Lenzburg, IL; Kathy (Kevin) Kosydor of Belleville, IL; Bonnie Burman of Mesa, AZ. Great nephews and nieces - Greg Mueller of Lenzburg, IL; Tim (Amanda) Lance of Lenzburg, IL; Michelle (Todd) Steely of Mesa, AZ; Aaron Burman of Mesa, AZ. Great great nieces - BrieAnn Lance; Taylor Steely; Reagan Steely. Also survived by cousins, friends and neighbors.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Monday, November 14, 2016 from 9:00am to 10:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 10:00am.

Interment: Burial will be held at Elmwood Cemetery in Freeburg, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.


Condolence & Memory Journal

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Posted by American Heart Association    November 11, 2016

I was saddened today to hear of Arnold's Passing. He came to us to buy Pioneer seed back in 2013 and it had been a pleasure to work with him. I will miss seeing him come in. We always new when we saw that red truck that Arnold was rolling up. May he Rest In Peace.

Tim Dunnigan

Posted by Tim Dunnigan - Addieville, IL - Acquaintance   November 10, 2016