Wayne Krug

Oct. 5, 1960 – Oct. 23, 2021


Wayne Krug, 61, of Ashville, died Saturday at UPMC Altoona from COVID-19 complications. He was born in Spangler, son of the late Charles and Alice (Johnston) Krug.

Surviving are his wife, the former Karen Lynch, whom he married May 24, 2003, in Karthaus; children: Kaitlyn Myers, Jeremy Krug, and Elyssa Krug; grandson, Brayden Krug; his dog, Spirit; brothers and sisters: Luanne (Michael) Buck, Kevin Krug (Darlene Gillette), Elaine Weber, Jody (Teresa Haid) Krug, and Jacob (Sarah Colian) Krug; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

Wayne enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandson, Brayden, going to camp and bear hunting. He worked as a journeyman in the sheet metal union, Local 19, for over 20 years.

He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, where a funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, the Rev. Jerzy Augusic, OFM, celebrant. Committal will be at the church cemetery. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, at Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville, where a vigil service will be held.