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Gerald "Jerry" L. Kriegbaum

August 22, 1938 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 83)

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Gerald “Jerry” L. Kriegbaum, age 83, of Marion passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Marion Health.

He was born on August 22, 1938, in Marion, Indiana the son of the late Charles and Magdalene (Nuck) Kriegbaum.  He graduated from Marion High School in 1956, and proudly served in the United States Army.  He also attended Michigan State University.

On June 12, 1965, he married Patricia A. (Keller) Kriegbaum.  Jerry worked for Kriegbaum Farm Equipment and later retired from John Deere.  He was a dedicated member of St. Paul Catholic Church and was a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia; children, Pam (Bob) Kline of Phoenix, Arizona, Steve (Jennifer) Kriegbaum, of Brandon, Florida, Rick (Lianne) Kriegbaum of Valrico, Florida and Rob (Brooke) Kriegbaum of Portland, Indiana; grandchildren, Kyle and Kristen Kline, Collin, Max and Jake Kriegbaum, and Carter and Brooke Miles; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brothers, Tom, Bill and Dave Kriegbaum.

Visitation will take place from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, 1202 W. Kem Road, Marion, Indiana.  A Rosary Service will be held at 6:30 p.m.

Visitation will also be held from 12:00 (Noon) to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 20, 2022 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1009 Kem Road, Marion, Indiana.  Funeral Mass will begin at 1:00 p.m. with Father Ted Rothrock officiating. 

Burial will follow the funeral mass at Grant Memorial Park Cemetery, Marion, Indiana.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Paul Catholic School or St. Paul Catholic Church, 1009 Kem Road, Marion, Indiana 46952.

Online condolences and memories for the family can be shared at www.ravenchoate.com

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
May 19, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952
Guaranteed delivery before the Visitation begins

Rosary Service
Thursday
May 19, 2022

6:30 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952
Guaranteed delivery before the Rosary Service begins

Visitation
Friday
May 20, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
St. Paul Catholic Church
1009 W. Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952
Guaranteed delivery before the Visitation begins

Funeral Mass
Friday
May 20, 2022

1:00 PM
St. Paul Catholic Church
1009 W. Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952
Guaranteed delivery before the Funeral Mass begins

Burial

Grant Memorial Park Cemetery
1606 W. 26th. Street
Marion, IN 46953

Donations

St. Paul Catholic Church
1009 W. Kem Road, Marion IN 46952

St. Paul Catholic School
1009 Kem Road, Marion IN 46952

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