Obituary: Francis Krings


NAUGATUCK — Francis “Frank” Krings, 73, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Krings was born Dec. 9, 1944 in Baltimore, Md., the son of the late Frank and Phyllis (Hawkins) Krings. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving in Grenada. Before moving to Naugatuck, he was a longtime resident of Rockaway, N.Y., where he worked in construction.

He is survived by his daughter, Robin Krings of Naugatuck; his son, Gino Stenelli of Waterbury; his grandchildren, Ashley and Tyler Healy and Gina Krings; his sister, Maryjo Ruiter of East Rockaway, N.Y.; his brother, Robert Krings of Orlando, Fla., as well as several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family in the CT State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown. There are no calling hours. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck is assisting with arrangements.

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