Ronald Krause, of Braham, died on Friday, August 10, 2012 as a result of a motor vehicle accident. He was 47 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICES will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 18th at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora. Rev. Mathew Vrudney will officiate.
VISITATION will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Ronald Ray Krause, of Braham, MN, passed away Friday, August 10, 2012. He was 48 years old.
He was born in St. Mary’s Hospital, Minneapolis, MN on September 13, 1963 to Sylvester and Leona (Witzke) Krause. The first twelve years of his life he lived in Coon Rapids, MN. Then the family moved to a small hobby farm near Braham. There he went to school. He also attended the Lutheran church in Braham. After high school he attended vocational school in Ely, MN.
He then fought forest fires in the Rockies before coming back to Minnesota where he did some art work for a Pro Shop. He also did some welding for several businesses in Minnesota and California.
He loved the outdoors and did a lot of camping. He also loved animals.
He was a kind and generous man; and will truly be missed by his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father Sylvester “Bud” Krause.
He is survived by his mother Leona (Dorothy) Krause of Askov, MN; three brothers Kelly Krause of Braham, Larry Krause of St. Cloud, and Kenneth Krause of Braham; three nieces Jamie, Jessica and Allie; one nephew Lucas; plus other relatives and many friends.
A Memorial Service was held on Saturday, August 18th at Akkerman-Ingebrand Chapel in Mora. Rev. Matthew Vrudny officiated. Arrangements were handled by Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home of Mora.