Rev. Mr. Harold R. Krause

Rev. Mr. Harold R. Krause, 87, passed away Nov. 29. He was born in Kenmore to Jennie (Gerbic) and Harold Krause who preceded him in death. Harold was a Korean War veteran, Airman First Class, in the Air Force. He retired after 35 years of service as a nuclear engineer from Babcock & Wilcox. He was ordained as a Deacon in the Catholic Church in Aug. of 1983. He was an accomplished wood worker and artist. Harold is survived by his wife, Monica, of 67 years; children, Diane (Doug) Wofsey, Harold (Melanie) Kasten-Krause, Annette (Mark) Werner, and Patrice (Frank) Lombardi; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and brother, Charles (Marie) Krause. Also preceding him in death were his sisters Margaret Welch, Catherine Mekina, and Pat White. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Dec. 3,  at St. Augustine Catholic Church, 204 Sixth St. NW, Barberton. Private Interment after cremation at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Calling Hours Monday from 5-8 p.m.  At the church. Vespers at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions are to be made to the St. Augustine Endowment Trust Fund. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit www.silva-hostetler.com 330-825-8700.

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