WOOSTER - John A. Krichbaum, 54, of Wooster, died Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at The Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, in Cleveland.

Roberts Funeral Home- Sherwood Chapel, Wooster will be handling the arrangements. There will be a private viewing. Friends may call Saturday September 15, 2018 at Church of the Cross United Methodist Church at 10:00 a.m. A memorial service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Kris Patt officiating. Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Church of the Cross United Methodist Church, 5100 Cleveland Rd. Wooster, OH 44691, or the American Cancer Society (Hope Lodge Program) 11432 Mayfield Rd. Cleveland, OH 44106-2364.

John was born August 18, 1964 in Wooster to Clayton and Joan {Priest} Krichbaum.

He married Carla Nieman on June 15, 1991.

His career was spent loving and caring for his children and family. John was a member of Church of the Cross United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Strasburg Pullers Club. John enjoyed biking, walking, and being a handyman. He loved a good cheeseburger, Mountain Dew, and a Reese’s Cup for dessert.

John will be deeply missed by his wife; children Jacquelyn (Kevin) Lawson, Clayton John "C.J." Krichbaum; parents of Loudonville; sisters Susan Glass, Ann (John) Cutlip, and Robin (Doug) Griffith; sister-in-law Shelba (Steve) Huettner; many nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his mother and father-in-law Marjorie and Eugene Nieman.