Clyde M. Krein Sr., 61, of Claverack passed away February 1, 2019. He was born on October 14, 1957 in Hudson to the late Anthony Krein Jr. and Rose (Avery) Krein. Clyde had a passion for music and drumming, which started when he was in school. A group of friends started a band called Electric Warrior, while in high school and he never stopped. He has played for the Kingston Indians Drum & Bugle Corp, Continental Cadets, Sassy, Flipside, Clydeside, Rumors, Visions, Surfalicious Dudes, Adventures, Watt 4, Head West, and most notably Southbound. When he wasn’t drumming, he enjoyed demolition derby’s, competing in archery competitions with the Hudson Fish & Game Club, Bowling on the Anthony Krein & Sons bowling team, and he was an avid hunter. He served as past president of the Philmont Fire Company, and was a member of both the Hudson Elks Lodge and the Moose Club.
Clyde is survived by his wife Deborah Krein and his four children; Clyde Jr. (Kelly), Jeremy, Suzanne (Pete) Eisele, Shea Van Deusen. His step children; Eric (Beth) Jennings, Robert (Echo) Tanner, Paul (Cate) Tanner and fifteen grandchildren. His mother Rose Krein, his three brothers, and two sisters. In addition to nieces, nephews, and cousins.
His father predeceased him, along with his son Christopher Krein.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday February 9, 2019 at 11:00 AM from Bates & Anderson – Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home, 110 Green Street, Hudson. Interment will follow in Mellenville Union Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 from the funeral home.
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