Livonia: At age 79, John passed away on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. He was born in Henrietta, NY to the late John and Evelyn Krause. John is predeceased by his brother; Norman Krause. Survived by his wife; Nancy L. Krause, his children; Lyn (Rick) Swift, Kim (Greg) Covey, John Krause Jr., his grandchildren; Jennifer (Jake) Hughes, Melanie (Branden) Schafer, Amanda (Jeff) Frank, Justin Swift (Heather Jopson), Brandon Krause (Adrienne Hansen), his great grandchildren; Alec, Ella, Kyalee, Aiden, Colton, Karmen, Katelynn, Jordon, Chelsea, Noah and Chevy.
John proudly served his country in the United States Army and went on to work as an electrician for the State of New York. He went on to become the Highway Superintendent for the village of Livonia and Dog Warden for the town of Livonia. John patrolled Hemlock and Canadice lake as a security guard. He loved hunting, fishing, his dogs, visiting his camp in Birdsall, NY but mostly enjoyed time with his family.
Friends and Family are invited to call on Friday, August 16, 2019 from 4-6PM at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, 21 Big Tree Street in Livonia. John’s Celebration of Life Service will immediate follow calling hours at 6PM. A memorial contribution may be made to: Livingston Country Hospice, Livingston County Department of Health, 2 Murray Hill Drive, Attn: Hospice Agency, Mt Morris, NY 14510. To share a memory or a condolence, please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com