It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Frances R. Krieg, one of the original volunteers at the Flemington Area Food Pantry. She was 83.
Fran had been a team leader and was instrumental in establishing the Pantry’s evening hours. She volunteered with the Thursday team as well as the “First Friday” team (our monthly delivery from the NORWESCAP food bank).
Below is the obituary from Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home in Flemington:
Frances R. Krieg, age 83 years, of Reaville, NJ (Raritan Township), died Friday, January 6, 2017, in the Hunterdon Medical Center, Raritan Township, NJ.
Born June 19, 1933, daughter of the late Alfred and M. Margaret Voorhees Rogers, she had resided in Reaville, NJ, for sixty years.
Fran was a 1951 graduate of Somerville High School and for many years was the bookkeeper for Krieg Electric, Reaville, NJ. She also was formerly employed at CVS Pharmacy, Route 31, Flemington, NJ.
Fran was a longtime volunteer at the Flemington Food Pantry and was a former member of the Soroptimist Club of Hunterdon County.
Her husband, William E. Krieg, died in 2013; a daughter, Wendy Miller, died in 1995; a sister, Joan Herder, died in 1980 and a brother, Alfred Rogers, died in 2005.
Surviving are a daughter, Joni Krieg of Flemington, NJ; a son, William Krieg, Jr. of Seaford, DE.; and four grandchildren, Michele Miller, Amie Walsh, Hannah White and Rachel Krieg.
Graveside services will be private on Friday in Harbourton Cemetery, Harbourton, NJ. Calling hours will be Thursday, January 12, 2017, 5:00-9:00 PM in the Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main Street, Flemington, NJ. Memorial contributions may be made to Business and Education Alliance, PO Box 231, Flemington, NJ 08822.