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Obituary: Evelyn G. Krinkey

Dec 10, 2014 04:12PM ● Published by Jim

Evelyn G. Krinkey, 87, of Beaver Dam passed away peacefully on Monday, December 8, 2014 at Sylvan Crossing in Beaver Dam.

Funeral Service for Evelyn will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam with the Rev. Seth Dorn officiating.  A visitation will also be held on Saturday, December 13th from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. at the church.  Interment will be at Underhill Cemetery in Packwaukee, Wisconsin.

Evelyn Grace was born the daughter of Richard and Esther (Smith) Zeatlow on August 16, 1927 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.  On September 8, 1945, she was united in marriage to Harvey Krinkey in Montello, Wisconsin.

She was a member of St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam.  She had been employed at the Waupun Laundry for 12 years and then at the Lakeside Shoe Factory for 16 years, retiring in 1990.

Evelyn is survived by her sisters: Mae Poetter of Beaver Dam and Grace Yaap of Packwaukee; her brothers: David Zeatlow of Beaver Dam and Charles (Mandy) Zeatlow of Montello.  She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Harvey in 1990, infant son Harold, her sisters: Edna Poetter and Mary Missall, her brothers: Edward, Lester, Arthur, Lawrence, Robert, John and Donald.

Memorials may be directed to St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral and Cremation Services, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Rd., Beaver Dam is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made at


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