Eugene B. (Boots) Kreilein, 81, New Albany, died Thursday, Jan. 30, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
A native of Jasper, he was an Army veteran and a retired employee of Kimball Office Furniture Co. in Borden. He was a member of Knights of Columbus Cardinal Ritter Council 122 and Holy Family Catholic Church in New Albany, and a former member of Valley View Golf Club.
Survivors include his wife, the former Mary Faske; two sons, Joel Kreilein of Cold Springs, Ky., and George Kreilein of New Albany; three daughters, Elaine Whitehead of Jeffersonville, Martha Arnold of Floyds Knobs and Theresa Owsley of Lexington, Ky.; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A rosary was prayed Sunday, Feb. 2, at Generations Funeral Home in New Albany.
Funeral Mass: Monday, Feb. 3, at Holy Family Catholic Church in New Albany with burial in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.