James Kreklau Obituary

James  Fredrick Kreklau
James Fredrick Kreklau

October 25, 1934 - April 27, 2018
Born in Dearborn, MI
Resided in Maryville, TN
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James Fredrick Kreklau, 83, passed away April 27th. Orphaned very young, he built his life alone with our Mother. He began with nothing and created a loving family with his hard work, integrity and ability to give the love and security that he had never known himself to all of us. He was a United States Air Force veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Earl and Sarah Kreklau, along with his 7 siblings.

Survivors include: wife, Dorice Wilcox Kreklau, Daughter and son-in-law, Quinton & Theresa DeLoach, Son, James F. Kreklau Jr, Daughter and son-in-law, Jesus & Lori Nuñez. Grandchildren: Justin Shoemaker, Laura, Samantha, James and Nicole III, John and Jacquelin Kreklau, Maria and Emeteria Nuñez. Great granddaughter: Grace Kreklau.

The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m. Monday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Danny Treadway officiating.

Family and friends will meet Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home to proceed to Williamson Chapel Cemetery for an 11:00 a.m. interment service.

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220 West Broadway
Maryville, TN US 37801
Monday, April 30, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
220 West Broadway
Maryville, TN US 37801
Monday, April 30, 2018
7:00 PM
Williamson Chapel Cemetery
1331 Williamson Chapel Road
Maryville, TN United States 37801
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
11:00 AM