Obit: Krause, Paul J. (1885 - 1917)

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----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 12/06/1917

Krause, Paul J. (26 DEC 1885 - 27 NOV 1917)

Paul Julius Krause passed away at his home near Thorp, Clark County, Wis. on Tuesday morning, Nov. 27, 1917, after a short illness of bronchitis. Deceased was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Krause and was born in the town of Koshkonong, Jefferson Co., Wis., on Dec. 26, 1885. In 1903 he came to Clark County, Wis., with his parents and they made their home near Thorp. In 1905 he attended the C. C. C. C. College at Madison, Wis. For the last number of years he was afflicted with Rheumatism and Anchylosis, and though his sufferings were intense he was always cheerful and had a pleasant word for everyone. He leaves to mourn their loss, his father and mother, two sisters, Miss Elsie and Mrs. Otto Darge, and three brothers, Charles, Fred and Will, and a host of friends.

The funeral services were held at the parental home on Thursday morning at 9:30, The Rev. H. S. Laabs officiating. An unusually large number of friends were gathered to pay their tribute of respect and friendship to the departed one. The floral offerings also bespoke an exceptionally wide circle of friends. Interment took place on Friday at Fort Atkinson, Wis., on the family lot.



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