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Jane Kriech

WAUBAY – Jane Kriech 62 of Waubay passed away Friday March 8, 2019 at Sanford Hospital Webster. A private family service will be held. Condolences may be sent to Robert Kriech 44213 143rd St Waubay, SD 57273 Fiksdal Funeral Service of Webster is in charge of the arrangements. Jane Susan Gaikowski was born on November 18, 1956 to Roman and Rosemary (Breske) Gaikowski in Webster, SD. She was baptized and confirmed at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Waubay, South Dakota. She attended country school at Alto Township Country School in Roberts County through seventh grade and graduated from Waubay High School in 1975. After high school, she moved to Watertown, South Dakota and worked for Midcom. On September 24, 1983 she married Robert Kriech at Waubay. The couple made their home on a farm Southwest of Waubay where they owned and an operated a dairy farm operation and raised their four children. Jane had a great sense of humor. She enjoyed raising baby calves, finding good deals while out shopping, reading, taking photos, spending time with her family and spoiling her grandkids. Jane will be forever loved and greatly missed by her husband, Robert of Waubay, SD; two sons, Doug Kriech of Volga, SD and Tyler (special friend, Kaylee) Kriech of Waubay, SD; two daughters, Bobbi (David) Kanengieter of Sheldon, IA and Kelli (Scott) Henricks of Watertown, SD; her mother, Rosemary Gaikowski of Webster, SD ; two brothers, Duane (Carol) Gaikowski and Dean (special friend, Lori) Gaikowski both of Waubay, SD; three sisters, Mona (Gary) Youell of Webster, SD, Donna (Pete) Okroi of Grenville, SD, and Janet (Wayne) Bartelt of Waubay, SD. She will be tremendously missed by her grandchildren, Wesley, Addelynne, Alice, Evan, and Baby Henricks on the way! She was preceded in death by her father, Roman; two brothers, Douglas Gaikowski and Alan Gaikowski; and one sister, Lora Gaikowski.

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My condolences to the family on the loss of your loved one. Losing someone you love is truly difficult and I know Jane will be missed. Please know our Heavenly Father holds out promises that can help us with our sorrow. One such promise is that death soon will be done away with forever (Revelation 21:4) and another promise is that "there is going to be a resurrection." (Acts 24:15). I pray these promises from God, who cannot lie, (Titus 1:2) brings you comfort. For more comfort from the Bible visit www . jw . org.

Janiah Miles Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

Mona and Gary, I am very sorry to hear about your loss. Keeping you in my prayers. Lori Grimes Cunningham

Lori Cunningham Mar 20 2019 12:00 AM

Jane and I played together at all of the Breske picnics and holiday celebrations. She always had a wonderful smile and a great sense of humor. During the ongoing years, I'd meet her by chance on the streets of Webster and again, she always made me laugh. I'm going to be missing her... All my love to my dear Aunt Rosemary and cousins so far away.

Nancy Grode Bennett Mar 10 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Cousins and Aunt Rosemary, This is one of the times I wish I didn't live so far away, so I could give each of you a big hug. Jane left us far too soon. I have great memories of visits to your home, where it was clear that all were loved very much and the meals were wonderful! God bless her memory!

Marilyn Couch Mar 9 2019 12:00 AM

Jane was the best sister in law you could ask for. I enjoyed her coming to the farm to visit and our short rode trips. I will miss u very much!! I will cherish all the memories.

Judy Rishling Mar 9 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jane Kriech

Judy Rishling Mar 9 2019 12:00 AM

Since Jane and I both grew up clear out in the boonies, less than a couple miles apart, we were pretty good friends. I could always count on her for a ride along to town since her mother drove and mine didn’t. I have fond memories of getting together with Jane to ride horses. We fantasized about playing hooky from school one day and spending it riding horses, but neither of our mothers could wrap their minds around that plan....so it didn’t happen. RIP.Jane

Gloria Jorgenson Mar 9 2019 12:00 AM