Mr. Krei died Friday, March 8 at Washakie Medical Center in Worland at the age of 85. A native of Nebraska and a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army, he had lived in Worland since 1953 and retired from the Wyoming Boys School in 1983 where he had worked for 15 years as a quarterman.
He married Elba D. Gartner on May 8, 1937, at Marysville, Kans. She died in 1989.
Survivors include three sons and three daughters, among them Sandra Eaton and husband Bill of Powell; and one brother and four sisters, among them Sally Clevenger and husband Gary of Powell. He was also survived by 21 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.