Richard Krieser, 73, of Manitowoc lost his battle with cancer on June 26, 2021.
Richard lived in Manitowoc, graduating from Lincoln High School in 1966. He joined the US Army, serving for 12 years before moving back to Manitowoc. He worked at Hamilton Industries, retiring when the business shut down.
Survivors include his children, Dawn Hyatt and Christopher Krieser and their families. Also surviving are brother Gary (Linda) Krieser and sister Ellen (Kenneth, Richard’s best friend) Seal. Sister-in-laws; Patricia Krieser, Margaret Krieser, and Dona’s sisters Kim, Sherry, and Faye. Multiple nieces and nephews also survive.
Richard was preceded in death by the love of his life, Dona in 2015, his daughter Valerie in 2020, two brothers, August and Keith, and a sister, Gretchen Moffatt.
Cremation has taken place and burial will take place at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.lendmanfh.com
Lendman Funeral Home & Gathering Center, Manitowoc is assisting the family with arrangements.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Holy Family Memorial Hospice for their care and compassion shown towards Richard and his family.