Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
October 25, 2011 10:36 am EDT


HOWARD — Jerry Kraus, 72, of Winesap Circle, Howard, passed away Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

He was born Jan. 24, 1939, in Dayton to the late Floyd Kraus and Ann (Potter) Rose. Jerry worked as a professional photographer and had many of his photographs published in Europe. He had also previously served as the Director of Photography for Wright State University.

He is survived by a brother, Terry Kraus of Rome, Ga.; and two nieces, Charlotte Kraus and Cheri Kraus.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a son, James Kraus.

The family will observe a private service at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Jerry Kraus.

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