HENRY C. KRIESE, age 78 of Janesville, passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at Whispering Creek in Janesville.
Henry was born on July 14, 1944, in Mankato, MN. He was a graduate of Janesville High School. Following his education, Henry spent many years driving semi for Quast Trucking in Janesville and Senske Trucking in Waseca. He took a break from trucking and went on to work for Morton Buildings in Janesville for 7 years. He went back to trucking before retiring in 2002. He was united in marriage with Delores K. Ziegler on September 9, 1967, at Grace Lutheran Church in Waseca. They were married for 43 years before Delores’ passing in 2011. Henry spent his free time hunting, fishing, camping, watching western movies, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his two sons, Chad Kriese, Kevin (Shirley) Kriese and his grandson, Gage Kriese, all of Janesville; brother-in-law, Ralph (Darla) Ziegler of LeCenter; and sister-in-law, Norma Kanne of Austin. He was preceded in death by his wife, Delores Kriese and four brothers-in-law.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Dennis-Steffel-Omtvedt Funeral and Cremation Service is handling the arrangements. dennisfuneralhomes.com