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George Edwin Kroener, Sr.

June 16, 1931 ~ June 6, 2022 (age 90)

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George Edwin Kroener Sr of Murrells Inlet, SC formally of Timonium, Maryland and Stewartstown, Pennsylvania departed his earthly mission to be with his Lord and Savior on June 6, 2022. Born to Edwin and Mary Kroener in Baltimore, Maryland on June 16, 1931. He married his one and only, childhood sweetheart, Frances E. Peed in August 1952. They would have celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary this year. 
George served in the US Army, stationed in Germany during the Korean conflict.
He was an immediate friend to everyone. A Master Carpenter by trade. It was his passion to fix anything, giving him the nickname of “Mr. Fix It”. George enjoyed boating, music, and being with his family. He was a natural musician with a great ear. He played the accordion, and harmonica, and rebuilt a 1930s player piano. He loved working on and rebuilding cars. In his later years, he enjoyed playing cards and attended church and social events. 
George is preceded in death by his parents; Edwin and Mary Kroener, and brother Norman. He is survived by his beloved and devoted wife Frances and four children - Terri Stiffler (Steve), George “Chip” Kroener Jr (Kimberly), Judith Daniel (Dennis), Sharon Joy Stiver (Jeffrey (deceased). And, a loving PopPop to Wyatt Tuzo, Christopher Kroener, Brandon Romeo, Rebecca Romeo, Vincent A. Migliori, Jesse and Abbey Kroener, Jeffrey and Katie Stiver. As well as, five great-grandchildren; Lillian Tuzo, Cora and Elijah Romeo, Layla Kroener, and Davina Johnson. 

A celebration of life will take place on Saturday, June 11th at 3:00 PM at Journey Church of Myrtle Beach, 10125 Frontage Rd., Suite 18, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 (Inlet Square Mall).  There will be a visitation prior to the ceremony at 2:30 PM.   
a Military interment will be announced by the family at a later date. 
Donations can be made to Journey Church’s Building Fund.

Mr. Kroener is entrusted to the care of Kelvin F. Lewis, Funeral Director, and Lewis Crematory & Funeral Services of Myrtle Beach, SC.

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June 11, 2022

2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Journey Church
10125 Frontage Rd Suite 18
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Memorial Service
June 11, 2022

3:00 PM
Journey Church
10125 Frontage Rd Suite 18
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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