Allen Krause

Allen Krause

Saturday, July 9th, 1932 Saturday, October 24th, 2020

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Obituary for Allen J. Krause

Private family graveside services have been held for Allen J. Krause, 88, of Willoughby.

Mr. Krause passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020.

Born July 9, 1932 in Cleveland, he has lived in Willoughby for the past 59 years.

He was a United States Navy veteran. He served many years as the treasurer for the Willoughby South High School Band Boosters and enjoyed fishing and gardening.

Mr. Krause was employed as metallurgist at the former Champion Steel Company, retiring after 45 years of service.

Survivors are his wife of 59 years, Carol (Birchmeier) Krause; children, Peter (Beth) Krause and Mary (Brad) Bowers; grandchildren, Allen “A.J.”, Kyle, Briggs, Andrew, Maggie and Ethan Krause and Alison Wright. He also leaves his daughter-in-law, Debbie Krause.

He was preceded in death by his son, John Krause on October 6, 2015. His parents, John and Emma (Wike) Krause are also deceased.

Final resting place will be in Knollwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association, Cleveland Area Chapter, P.O. Box 74924, Cleveland, OH 44194-4924.

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Carol Tolman

My heartfelt condolences to the entire family. Love and prayers from the Tolman family.
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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Allen J. Krause, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Allen J. Krause, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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At this sorrowful period in your life, please accept my sincerest condolences for the death of your loved one.  Reflecting on the divine promises found in the Bible will give you hope and strength to keep going until all of God's promises are fulfilled. (John 5:28, 29; Romans 15:13; 2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17).
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