In Memory

James Krause - Class Of 1947


Krause, James W. Of Brookfield, died peacefully Tuesday, January 29, 2013, age
83. Beloved husband of the late Louise (nee Burbey) and the late Delores Waugus
(nee Christensen). Dear father of Mark (Joan), Gregg (Lynne), John (Joanne)
Krause and Mary Krause-Torzala. Loving grandfather of Nicole, Eli, Jacob, Kelly,
Brittany and Amber. Brother of Daniel (Marlene) Krause, Donna Cummings, William
(Jane) Krause, Jr. and Lorna Byrd. Also loved by great-grandchildren, step -
grandchildren, nieces, nephews, step-children, other relatives and friends.
Visitation at the Funeral Home Monday, February 4, 4:00-8:00 PM. Visitation at
the Funeral Home Tuesday, February 5, 9:00-11:00 AM. Funeral Service 11:00 AM.
The Rev. William Knapp officiating. Burial Wisconsin Memorial Park. Jim was an
owner and past president of Krause Funeral Homes. He was a member of Fox Point
Lutheran Church since 1947 and taught Sunday School for 28 years. He was a Scout
Master of Fox Point Lutheran Church Boy Scout Troop #357 for 9 years. He was
past master of Garfield Lodge #309 F.&A.M., member of McKinley Lodge #307
F.&A.M., McKinley Chapter #102 R.A.M., Wisconsin Commandery #1 Knights Templar
and Tripoli Shrine Arab Patrol. He was a life member and benefactor of the NRA.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from January 30 to February 6, 2013