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Paul E. Kriener

September 17, 1935 – September 18, 2022

WATERLOO-Paul E. Kriener, 87 of Waterloo, died Sunday, September 18 at UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital.

He was born on September 17, 1935 in Waucoma, Iowa, the son of Theodore and Viola Tierney Kriener. He married Leola A. Dilley on February 28, 1959 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Waterloo.

Paul served his nation honorably in the United States Army as a corporal. He was employed with John Deere for 34 years of service, retiring May 1, 1992.

He is survived by his wife; his son, Larry (Onna) Kriener of Waterloo; his grandson, Andrew (Collin Cochran) Kriener of Minneapolis.

Predeceased by four brothers, Kenneth, Arnold, Charles and Donald; and two sisters, El Marie Warrens and Margaret Ames.

The service will be held Wednesday, October 12 at 10:30 a.m. at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church with interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery, where full military rites will be conducted by the American Legion Post 138 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1623. Presentation of the flag will be by the Army of Iowa Honor Guard.

Public visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, October 11 at the Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway where there will be a 4 p.m. Rosary. Visitation will continue for an hour before church services on Wednesday.

Memorials: addressed to the family which will be given to the Maison des Ouvriers Catholiques Saint François d’Assise, Waterloo.

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