John J. Krauss 1949-2008
A memorial service for John Joseph Krauss, 59, of Emmetsburg was held Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Joyce Funeral Home in Emmetsburg.
Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery with Military Rites by the V.F.W. Post #2295.
John Joseph Krauss was born July 21, 1949, in Rockville Centre, NY, the son of Joseph and Armida (Smith) Krauss. He attended school in New York before he joined the U.S. Marine Corps. He served from 1968 to 1970 during Vietnam.
John retired from the New York State Police in 1990. He enjoyed the outdoors. He loved nature and all the beauty it offered.
On Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, John passed away at the Mercy Medical Center in Mason City.
He will be missed by all that knew him.
Condolences online at www.joycefuneralhomes.com