In Support of Kaelyn Kriegel

On Sunday, August 3, the wider Block Island community was devastated to hear that we had lost a lifelong friend in James Douglas "Jim" Kriegel. Jim was a brother to all of us, someone known well by every soul on Block Island and never without a joke and a smile and a story.

Jim leaves behind a beautiful daughter, Kaelyn May Kriegel, who is now three years old and suddenly finding herself without a father and in need of your support.

Please help by contributing whatever you can, no matter how large or small, to provide support for Kaelyn in this tough time. All donations will go directly to a trust fund set up in Kaelyn's name via local Block Island bank Washington Trust and adminstered by Kaelyn's grandmother, Patricia Kriegel.

If you'd prefer to mail a check, please send one to the address below and Jennifer Gasper will ensure it gets deposited into the trust:

Kaelyn Kriegel
PO Box 982
Block Island, RI   02807

Thank you so much in advance for anything you can do to help Kaelyn in this incredibly difficult time.
  • Patricia Herron 
    • $15 
    • 80 mos
  • Kris Bennett 
    • $100 
    • 82 mos
  • Jack & Marge Kriegel 
    • $300 
    • 82 mos
  • Mitchell Family 
    • $50 
    • 83 mos
  • Edward Ruth 
    • $100 
    • 83 mos
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Charlie Ballard 
New Shoreham, RI
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