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September 15, 1913 – Sunday, December 4, 2011

Service Information
Church of St. Michael
Friday, December 9th, 2011
11:00 A.M.

Visitation Information
Friday, December 9th, 2011
Beginning at 9:30 A.M.

Bertha L.“Sally” Krieger, age 98, of Rogers passed away on Sunday, December 4, 2011.

She was born on September 15, 1913 in Menomonie, Wisconsin the daughter of Frank & Frances Stoll Wedam.

On March 3, 1943, Bertha “Sally” Wedam & Oliver Krieger were joined in holy marriage in St. Paul.

Oliver & Sally wintered for many years in Sun City Arizona and spent their summers on Pelican Lake near Brainerd.

She loved gardening, birds, bowling, entertaining (was a great cook!) playing cards, fishing and mostly loved spending time with family and friends. Sally was a friend to all & had a great sense of humor!

Survived by a daughter: Kathy (Jim) Warehime; grandchildren: Christine Korzenowski , Brian (Bridget) Korzenowski, Heather Krieger, Ginger (Ulf) Deinert, Jason (Kathryn) Warehime; great grandchildren: Brittany, Alex, Cody & Ethan Korzenowski, Mikayla & Jacob Ebensteiner, Joshua Theis, Dylan Splittstoesser, Taylor Warehime and Jasmin Deinert; and by a great, great grandchild; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by her loving husband of sixty eight years Oliver Krieger on July 11, 2011, a son: Michael Krieger, a grandson: Andy Krieger, her parents: Frank & Frances (Stoll) Wedam, sisters: Ann & Rose Hofacker, Elizabeth Gatten, Mary Spindler and Louise Steinke and by brothers: John, Joe and Alvin Wedam.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Bertha “Sally” Krieger will be held on Friday, December 9th at 11:00 A.M. at The Church of St. Michael in St. Michael. Father Nathaniel Meyers will be the Celebrant.

Gift Bearers will be Marlys and Bob.

Private entombment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

A visitation will be held on Friday, December 9th beginning at 9:30 A.M. until time of Mass at the Church.

A special thanks to The Wellstead of Rogers, Dr. Chris Johnson and Becky Ahlstrom (Consultative Health & Medicine).

The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to

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