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“miss you so much everyday..... ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: stacy - allen park, MI - grandma

“I am thinking of you Mom. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Porcalla - Trenton, MI

“We were saddened to hear of Mrs.Kraus's passing. Our boys all went through Hedke and we will always remember her kindness and dedication. Our...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Karen and Bob Tromblery - Trenton, MI

“Lisa, very sorry to hear about your Mom. Ruth always had a smile and was very nice to work with. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Judy Holden - Trenton, MI

“Dear Kraus Family: I was sad about the passing of Mrs. Kraus. Both she and Mr. Kraus were such kind and caring people. I remember your dad...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Christie Pokorny

“Anita and Lisa, Your mom was a very special person in my life. I’ll always remember her warm smile and loving nature. One of her greatest joys...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Carol Thomason Murphy - Phoenix, AZ

“Dear Anita & Lisa----Words can't express the sadness we feel at the loss of your Mom. We have known her and your Dad our whole lives. When she was...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Ron and Faye - Flat Rock, MI

“Anita and family, I am sooo sad to hear about the loss of your mother. She always had a nice word to say about everyone and a smile that brightened...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Asper - Carleton, PR - Friend

“Mom, you loved Adrienne, AJ, Emily and Joel so much. I remember you wanted to go everywhere with me, hockey and soccer games, band concerts, piano...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Porcalla - Trenton, MI

“Anita, I know how much your Mom meant to you and how much you meant to her....She will always be in your heart forever and that can never be taken...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Rose Rousakis - Woodhaven, MI

“I remember whenever I called the school, when I worked for Recreation, how pleasant she was to talk to. May she rest in peace. My thoughts and...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Kyle Stack - Trenton, MI - Friend

“Anyone who met Ruth was blessed to be in her presence. She had a beautiful smile and heart. To her family, remember the good and where she is now,...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: DD and Samantha Sagert - MI

“I will continue praying for your comfort during these hard days. Lisa I know your strength is in our Lord, but I am here for you, if you need. Love...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Pamela Newton - Brownstown, MI

“I was so sorry to read of Ruth's death. She was such a wonderful person. I worked with her at Hedke and Owen. She always had a beautiful smile which...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Jean Burt - Woodhaven, MI


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Kraus, Ruth A. Age 80. November 19, 2012 of Trenton. Beloved wife of the late Rev. George F. Kraus. Loving mom of Anita (Jeff) Rosinski and Lisa (Tito) Porcalla. Very proud grandma of Stacy (Jeffrey), Mark, Adrienne, A.J., Emily and Joel. Ruth retired as a secretary after 25 years of service for the Trenton Public Schools. Memorial contributions to honor her memory may be made to the family.