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AuSuable Valley Animal Shelter
5786 Fairground Lane
Grayling, MI 49738
(989) 348-4117
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Life Story / Obituary


Reinhart J. Krause, Jr. of Grayling passed away July 29, 2014, at the age of 80. Reinie is loved and survived by his wife, Jackie Krause, children Kevin and Sharon Krause and Shelley Krause and Liz Raizk, grandchildren Takoda and Griffyn Krause, sister-in-law Gwen Rasmussen, mother-in-law Grace Burwell, brother Gerard Krause and family, and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by close family friends Jack and Mary Ellen Metiva and the Metiva family, who have been true and beloved friends for many years. At his request, there will be no funeral, but a celebration of a life well-lived will be held in the future. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the AuSable Valley Animal Shelter8786 Fairground Lane, Grayling, MI 49738. Please visit www.lifestorynet.com to sign the guest book and share a message or memory with his family.