PNC Keith Kreul passes away

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of American Legion Past National Commander Keith Kreul, who died Dec. 28. Kreul served as national commander from 1983-1984.

At the request of Commander Kreul and his family, there will be no formal memorial services held at this time. A private burial with military honors will be held at a later date at the Prairie Cemetery in Fennimore, Wis. Memorials may be given to the American Legion Post 184, 960 Lincoln Ave., Fennimore, Wis., 53809; or the charity of your choice in loving memory of Keith A. Kreul. The Larson Family Funeral Home of Fennimore is assisting the family, and online condolences may be made at

More details about Kreul, including remembrances from fellow Legionnaires, will appear on in the coming week. The American Legion also interviewed NC Kreul about his military and American Legion experiences in 2014. Click here to watch the interview.