Mr. Krakosky had worked as a gas storage field pipefitter for Ameren for more than 37 years. He enjoyed his weekend getaways at Lake Egypt with his family, kids, and grandkids. Steve was a member of the Belleville Enduro Team. He was known as “Poppy” to his family and all of his extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce, nee Fietsam, Krakosky.
Surviving are his loving wife of 42 years, Beth “Nonnie” Krakosky; three children, Stefanie (Brian) Wilson, Adam (Ashley) Krakosky, and Louise (Steve) Bahr; six grandchildren, Abbigale Wilson, Avery Bahr, Landon Krakosky, Brayden Bahr, Brooklyn Krakosky, and Carson Bahr; his father, Charles (Joyce) Krakosky; a sister, Laura (Robert) Niemeyer; a brother, Charlie (Claudia) Krakosky; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: A celebration of life will begin at 5 p.m. Friday, November 12, 2021, at Catholic War Veterans, Freeburg, IL. Standard CDC guidelines will be followed, including masks and social distancing.