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KRIEGER, John S.
KRIEGER - John S. Age 58, passed away March 23, 2020 after a brief illness. John and his high school sweetheart, Cheryl (Lelonek), were married for 38 years; John is the beloved father of Michael Krieger; loving brother of Joseph (Susan) Krieger, Joanne (late Gary) Walters, Susan (Robert) Mateja, William (Patricia) Krieger, Mary (Gerald) Galey, Robert (JoAnn) Krieger; cherished in-law of Frank (late Carol) and Dave Lelonek, Renee Freer, Ray (late Joan) and Linda Pasterz; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews; son of the late Theresa (Trzepkowski) and Joseph B. Krieger. John worked as a lab technician for over 30 years and was a local professional photographer who loved the outdoors. He had a passion for photographing wildlife, especially whitetail deer and birds, collecting over 32,000 pictures in his lifetime. His son started a website www.krieger-photo.com to showcase some of John's photos. Through the years, John dabbled in wedding photography but always preferred the solitude and peace of the woods. A Celebration of John's Life will take place in the Fall (his favorite season when the deer have their antlers). Memorials may be made to Cornell Lab of Ornithology or Hospice Buffalo. Arrangements by BUSZKA FUNERAL HOME. Online condolences at buszkafuneralhome.com.