A private memorial service will be conducted for the family of Mildred B. "Millie" Kriet, 90.


A private memorial service will be conducted for the family of Mildred B. "Millie" Kriet, 90.

She passed away on April 21, 2008, in San Antonio. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert W. Kriet

She attended Northwestern University, but left to become a wife and homemaker when she married John W. Kriet in 1940. They lived in San Antonio for more than 60 years. She enjoyed raising Tennessee Walking horses, coastal fishing and was a Humane Society volunteer, both financially and hands-on.

Millie never met a stranger and had a smile for all. She was a devoted grandmother who enjoyed passing her fishing skills on to her grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband; a son, John N. Kriet and his wife, Marilyn, Ardmore; a daughter-in-law, Laurie Kriet, Spokane, Wash.; three grandsons, David and his wife, Dana, Overland Park, Kan., Jeff and his wife, Stefanie, Ardmore, and Bryan and his wife, Marla, of Denver; four great-grandchildren, Lauren, Matthew, Sarah and Paige; and her great friend, Laura Williams, San Antonio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601-7633.

Arrangements are under the direction of Porter Loring Mortuary North.