Whitney Leigh Wiley (Kreifels) was born on January 1, 1988 to Tony and Annette Kreifels. After graduating from Pius X in 2006, Whitney attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood in 2011.
Whitney lived her life with passion, purpose and a deep love for God and others. She gained her angel wings on Monday, September 12th, 2022, at the age of 34 with her husband and family by her side.
Whitney is survived by her husband, Justin and two children, Landon and Harper. We know Whitney will be watching over the three loves of her life from heaven. She is also survived by: her loving and caring parents, Tony and Annette Kreifels; her sister and brother-in-law, Jeanne and Kris Lisenby, niece and nephew, Anthony and Brooklynn; brother, Taylor Kreifels; her mother-in-law Jan Wiley; her father-in-law Jeff Wiley; her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jennifer and Russ Ulrich, niece Reva; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Joel and Brittany Wiley, nieces Sloan and Brielle; her grandpa, Jack Partington; her Godfather, Mike Kreifels and Godmother, Jeanne Vaggalis. In addition to her immediate family, Whitney leaves behind aunts, uncles, cousins, and many special friends.
Whitney was preceded in death by: her grandmother, Vicki Partington; grandparents Francis and Jean Kreifels.
Whitney’s love for her family and friends and the joy she found in life was radiant. Whitney’s strength, faith and genuine love of others were a testimony to the goodness of God. We know she’s dancing with the angels in Heaven and we long for the day that we’ll get to hug her again.
Visitation will be Thursday 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. and the Family will be present 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. for both at Butherus Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A street.
Celebration of Whitney’s Life will be Friday, September 16, 2022 at 10:00am at Berean Church 6400 S 70th St, Lincoln, NE 68516.
Memorials to The Children’s Education Fund and Berean Church.
Condolences can be sent to http://www.bmlfh.com
Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.