John R. Krause, 91, formerly of Petersburg, passed away Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at the Norfolk Veterans Home in Norfolk.
John is survived by sisters: Veronica Levos of Gilbert, AZ and Dolores Johnson of Kearney; brothers: Larry (Marie) Krause of Springfield, MO and Jerry (Meg) Krause of Omaha; along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Arlene Brazie, Donna Foster and Marjorie Wirges Umhauer; brothers Robert, Myron “Mick” and Carrol Krause; infant niece: Barbara Brazie, and infant nephew: Jeffrey Krause.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Petersburg with Rev. Mark Tomasiewicz officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery with military rites by the Army National Guard, American Legion Post 334 of Petersburg and American Legion Riders.
Huffman-Levander Funeral Home of Elgin is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at: www.huffmanlevander.com. Memorials are suggested to the Norfolk Veterans Home.