Stephen Foster Krebs, Sr.


Birth Date: February 13, 1941

Death Date: July 27, 2016

Visitation Date: 7-30-2016 Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Visitation Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Service Date: 7-30-2016 Time: 6:00 PM
Service Place : Heritage Funeral Home


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Obituaries » Stephen Foster Krebs, Sr.




Stephen Foster Krebs, Sr., 75 passed away on July 27, 2016. Steve was born on February 13, 1941, in Pascagoula, MS. He was the youngest of seven siblings and a lifelong resident of Pascagoula. Steve’s passion was people. As Vice President of Wayne Lee’s Grocery and Market, Steve was a face of familiarity, consistency, and rapport for over 50 years. Greeting the community with his infectious smile and usually sharing his vast knowledge as an expert fisherman.  He was a devoted father and friend.

He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph Vincent and Ruth Rose (Flowers) Krebs, Sr. ; sister, Mae McGrath; brothers, Joe V. Krebs, Jr. and Bobby T. Krebs, Sr.

He is survived by his former wife and lifelong friend, Sudy Anne Sykes of Lady Lake, FL; children, Denise (David) Hatcher of Baton Rouge, LA; Kimberly (Mike) Cunningham, Stephen F. Krebs, Jr., William “Hyler” (Jane) Krebs. Grandchildren, Mandalyn (Mark Alan) Ros; Maximilian Hatcher, Alexander Hatcher, and Nicholas Hatcher; Haley Krebs and Stephen “Foster” Krebs, III; Myra Cunningham, Robert “Michael” Cunningham, II,  Amalia “Mali” Cunningham, and Murphy Rose Cunningham; Adele Krebs, Savannah Krebs and Gracie Krebs, and great-grandchild Mark Alan “Trip” Ros, III. Steve is also survived by his siblings Ruth Cooney of Dallas, TX, Joyce Calhoun, and Billy Ray (Marsha) Krebs, along with a host of nieces, nephews and special friends.

A visitation will be held at Heritage Funeral Home on Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm with a Memorial service to follow in the chapel at 6:00 pm.

The family request memorial contributions be made in honor of Steve to the La Pointe-Krebs House and Museum in lieu of flowers.

Heritage Funeral Home locally owned and operated in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may sign the book for Mr. Krebs online book at www.heritagefuneralhome.us