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Welcome to the memorial page for

Richard A. Krefting

October 19, 1952 ~ July 26, 2017 (age 64)

Richard A. Krefting, 64, of Crystal Lake passed away peacefully on July 26, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 19, 1952 in Chicago to Ralph and Catherine (nee Valkan) Krefting and lived most of his life in Elmhurst.

 He loved to ride his Harley, play golf and live life to the fullest. Most of all he loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them. He was a stranger to no one and was the life of the party, he will be missed by all who knew him.

He will be deeply missed by his loving children, Richard Vincent and Ericka Ann Krefting; grandchildren, Hope Riley and Richard James; siblings,  Ralph (Paula) Krefting, Bette (Larry) Krefting Davis, and William Krefting; and by many cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and by his brother, Jack.

Memorial visitation will be Monday, July 31 from 2 PM until the Celebration of Richard’s life at 5 PM at Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 149 W. Main Street (Lake-Cook Rd) Barrington, IL 60010. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105,

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

 Service Information

July 31, 2017

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory
149 W. Main St.
Barrington, IL 60010

Celebration of Life
July 31, 2017

5:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Davenport Family Funeral Home and Crematory
149 W. Main St.
Barrington, IL 60010

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