Petrula M. Kreinbrink, age 79, of Loxley Alabama, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, in Pensacola, Florida.
Petrula was born in Argos, Greece in 1942. She was a devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she loved them all dearly and was so proud of each one of them. Petrula was very devoted to her faith and loved her Greek heritage She enjoyed Greek cooking and especially feeding her family and friends. Petrula had perfected many Greek recipes which she has lovingly passed onto her family. She genuinely loved people and was always looking to help people. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Petrula is preceded in death by, her mother, Kristina Demopanas; her father, Demetrius Demopanas; a sister, Angela Foustoukou; two brothers, Andreas Demopanas and Demetrius (MeMe) Marinos.
Those left to cherish her memory include, her loving husband of 45+ years, Robert Kreinbrink, of Loxley, Alabama; two Daughters, Brenda White (Tim), of Loxley, Alabama, Tina Harris (Monty), of Robertsdale, Alabama; a son, Mike Havel (Becky), of Winter Springs, Florida; a Step Daughter, Jill Cheves (Shannon), of Gainsville, Florida; six grandchildren, Melissa Kandel, Cody Harris, Taylor Frolik, Michael Havel, Matthew Havel and Abigail Cheves; four great grandchildren, Addy Jo, Carter, Aubrey and Turner; two sisters, Katina Marousi and Dimitra Blaxospirou, both of Argos, Greece; numerous nieces and nephews and a great many friends also survive.
The family received friends from 10 a.m. until a funeral service beginning at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at St. Andrew Antiochian Orthodox Church, 5501 N. W. St., Pensacola, FL 32505, with Fr. David Bleam, celebrant. Active pallbearers will be as follows, Cody Harris, Ryan Frolik, Willaim Bradley, Aaron Kandel. Honorary pallbearers will be Monty Harris and Tim White.
A committal service was held following funeral service at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at Baldwin Memorial Cemetery, Robertsdale, Alabama.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the doctors and staff at the Waterford at Creekside and Emerald Coast Hospice for their loving care and to Father David Bleam for his guidance and support.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.