Richard 'Dick' Krementz Jr.
Criehaven — Richard "Dick" Krementz Jr, 86, of Morristown, N.J. and Criehaven, passed away Nov. 21, 2012.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Peggy nee Guckes, his children Rick and Betsy, and granddaughters Anna and Nastajjia. After graduating from Yale, he joined his family's eponymous jewelry manufacturing business and ran it until two weeks before his passing.
Peggy and Dick were next door neighbors in Camden as teenagers, and were members of the Camden Yacht Club. A summer resident on Criehaven island since 1967, Dick was instrumental in the construction of the air strip and deepwater wharf.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Criehaven Library and Historical Society, 58 Chadwick St, Portland ME 04102. A memorial service will be held in Morristown on Jan. 26, 2013.