Larry A. Kriess

1961 - 2021



Larry A. Kriess "Chip" 59, of Butler passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021. He was born in Butler on June 5, 1961 to Larry M. (Patricia) and the late Patsy (Beman) Kriess. Larry enjoyed Pittsburgh sports, camping, and above all else he loved animals. He was the father of Sarah Kriess, Laura (Ryan) Clifford, and Lissy Potochny; step father of Tim, Chris, and Trudy Bunnell; brother of Donna (James) Zang, Mitchell (Melinda) Roth, Paul (Robin) Kriess; step brother of Tammy, John Jr., Chad (Rachelle) , and Dirk (Erin) Holt. Larry is also survived by 6 Grandchildren and a large and loving family. Along with his mother Patsy Kriess, he was also preceded in death by his brother Jeff Kriess. Services will be held privately through the SPENCER D. GEIBEL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 140 NEW CASTLE RD. BUTLER, PA 16001, WWW.SPENCERDGEIBEL.COM

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Maryann Muto Guthrie

March 15, 2021 10:51 AM

Sending sympathy and prayers to the Kriess family. I have fond memories of when I would babysit you, and your beautiful blond curls. You are now in the comfort of the arms of Jesus. May you Rest In Peace. Cousin, Maryann Muto Guthrie🙏💐

Kristy Roth-Smolnik

March 14, 2021 3:53 PM

"Uncle Chip Got Copped"!! Your favorite story to tell when I saw you. The way you told it was hilarious. Wish I could hear it one last time! Too much time passed before I saw you last. RIP Uncle Chip!
Kristy Roth-Smolnik

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Mitch and Melinda Roth

March 14, 2021 9:50 AM


  So many happy memories we had , we will miss you very much. You are in a wonderful place now, you deserve this so much! We will not forget all the wonderful stories and time together we shared.. Peace Chip!

All our Love,

Melinda and Mitch

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