Ronald Walter Kraus, age 80, died on April 10, 2011. He was born in Chicago, Ill., on April 5, 1931.
He is survived by one sister, Marlene Kraus Seipel; one brother, Arthur Kraus; wife, Brenda Kraus; and step daughter Carey; daughters, Gail A. (Greg) Gyger, Kathy J. (Fred) Smith, Debra C. (Jerry) Welchel ; son, Ronald W. (Debbie) Bewley; and mother of surviving children, Kay Miller Kraus. He had 11 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and 1 great-great granddaughter.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Violet Rutzen Kraus Lenzen of Chicago, Ill.; father, Raymond W. Kraus of Fla.; brother in law, Rex Seipel of Anderson Ind.
At this time there will be no services.
Contributions may be made to the Anderson Humane Society.