Cheshire- Stanley Robertson Krier, 84, beloved husband of 59 years of Lydia Rausch Krier of Elim Park Place passed away Sept. 8, 2008 after a brief illness. In addition to his wife, he is survived by 2 sons and their spouses: Jonathan and Linda Krier of Wheaton, IL, Donald and Constance Krier of Guilford, CT, and 7 grandchildren. He was predeceased by a sister Florence Krier. Mr. Krier was born in Ocean City, NJ July 13, 1924 a son of the late Stanley D. and Florence White Krier and was employed with the Southern New England Telephone Co. for 33 years before his retirement. He served in the US Army as a Master Sergeant during WW II and later in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Valley Community Baptist Church of Avon, Gideon's International, and they had resided in Hamden, Orange, and Southington, before moving to Cheshire in 2004. Friends may visit with his family Thursday, Sept. 11, from 5-8 p.m. at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday Sept 12, at 11 am in the Nelson Hall at Bethel Place of Elim Park. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the Gideon's International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN, 37214-0800 or tgi@gideons.org.

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  1. Dear Don, Connie and family, May God hold you in the palm of His hand and comfort you with His everlasting love. You are in our thoughts and prayers dear friends.

  2. Dear John & Linda, We are praying that God will give you and your family His comfort, peace and strength on the homegoing of your father. Please don’t hesitate to call on us for any needs you may have. With sympathy and love. George & Gloria

  3. Dear Nanna, Dad, and Uncle Jon, Andrew and I are sorry that we are not able to be with you during this time. But we wanted to let you know that we are praying for you and we love you very much. Love, Andrew and Jennifer

  4. Our condolences to the family. We wish we could be with you for the memorial service but are with you in our prayers.

  5. Our love and prayers are with the entire Krier family during this difficult time of loss. What a comfort to know that this is not .good bye. but that, through Jesus, we will be able to see him again. Until that time God’s grace and peace be with you in all you do. Blessings, Michael Rowe

  6. To the entire Krier family – our deepest sympathy and condolences. Our thoughts are with you all. Inge & Ernest Bower

  7. We are praying that you will really feel God’s comfort and peace during this painful time — and rejoicing with you in the knowledge that Stanley is in heaven with his Lord.

  8. We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May you take comfort in God’s assurance: ‘For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us, so that whether we are awake or asleep, we will live together with Him.’ (I Thessalonians 5:10-11)

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