Obituary for Theodore "Ted" Krieger
This Celebration of Ted’s life is a focus and reflection of things
he held to be sacred, to his life and his being.
*Born in Denver, Colorado June 18, 1928
*Entered Eternal Life in Broomfield, Colorado August 1, 2017
*Married Dorothy “DOT” Lowe in Washington, DC at Saint Luke’s Methodist Church
on Sunday April,15,1951
(Attendants were lifelong friends Madeline Watterson English & Harry English)
*Organist: starting age 16 at Saint Luke's Methodist Church of Washington DC as assistant organist; 35 years as lead organist United Church of Broomfield, then UCC Organist Emeritus; assistant organist 1st Congregational UCC, Eastlake CO
*US Army Corporal, served in Korea and assisted army chaplain by playing organ
*Air Traffic Controller, Denver Center: 32 years,10 months; ATC instructor 5 years
*Denver Westerners since 1972, Posse member since 1979, Chuck Wrangler starting 1980, Sheriff in 1995, Tallyman/Trustee 1997-2014, Rosenstock Award committee
*Children: son Dr. George W Krieger and wife Aimee, Parker CO
daughter Cheryl Krieger Brown and husband Matthew Brown, Bonney Lake, WA.
*Granddaughters: Dr. Brenna Marie Krieger and Hilary Dorothea Krieger
*Ted loved his family, German-from-Russia heritage,
playing the organ, history, gardening, trains, travel,
mountains, and fishing.