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Gary Kreienheder, 53, of Festus entered into rest June 17, 2016 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital in Festus. He worked as a mechanic at Firestone Auto in Arnold and was a member of Life Christian Church of DeSoto where he, and his wife Deborah, were baptized on March 15, 2015; he enjoyed fishing, camping, music, drawing, tattoos and woodworking. He was born August 24, 1962, in St Louis, Missouri.
Survived by his loving family which includes his wife, best friend and soul mate for 34 years: Deborah Lynn (Heflin) Kreienheder; son: Daniel Heflin of Festus, MO; father: Lawrence "John" (Karen) Kreienheder of Boonville, MO; mother: Darleen Francis (Mahon) Burke of St Louis, MO; brothers: Daniel (Karen) Kreienheder of St Louis MO, Matthew (Crystal) Kreienheder of Lake City, FL; sister: Chelsea (Tony) Cox of Boonville, MO; grandchildren: Austin Heflin and Keaton Heflin; nieces and nephews: Daniel (Stacy) Kreienheder, Jr of St Louis, MO, Matthew (Shannon) Kreienheder II of Gainesville, FL, Trenton Kreienheder of Lake City, FL, Chloe Kreienheder of Lake City, FL, Tanner Kreienheder of Sarasota, FL and Kody Kreienheder of Sarasota, FL; great nieces and nephews: Nathan, Lucas, Grace and Anna Kreienheder of St Louis, MO and Isaiah Cox of Boonville, MO; furbaby: Jia Le; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by brother: Mark Kreienheder.
***Special thanks to Kim at Scenic View Nursing and Rehab