Karin A. Kraus, 64, of rural Hudson, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2013 in Waterloo. A memorial gathering will be held at Overton Funeral Home in Traer from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 19, 2013 with burial occuring at a later date in Buckingham Cemetery.
Karin Ann Kraus was born September 25, 1948 in Waterloo, IA, the daughter of William and Johanna Bellinger Boss. She received her education in Waterloo where she graduated from West High School in 1966. She continued her education at Gates Business College in Waterloo and then began working in the banking industry. On June 5, 1976 she was united in marriage to David Kraus at the Central Christian Church in Waterloo. They made their home in Cedar Falls for a time and later moved to rural Hudson, IA. Karin worked in the Evansdale Bank and later the National Bank of Waterloo which later became Union Planters. She worked in the Traer branch for 9 years. Her death came on Friday, September 13, 2013 in Waterloo at the age of 64 years. In free time she enjoyed reading and going to garage sales. She is survived by her husband David of Hudson, two daughters Stephanie Adams of La Porte City, IA and Michelle Kraus of Ames, IA, her parents William and Johanna Boss of Waterloo three grandchildren DJ, Preston and Piper and two brothers.