|uawildcatgrl||02:06 pm - Mary H. Kraus (1926-2004)|
Mary H. Kraus, 77, of Beach Avenue, died Sept. 23, 2004 at Maine Medical Center after a long illness.
She was born Dec. 14, 1926 in West Roxbury, Mass. After graduating from Roslindale High School in Boston, she worked in banking in Washington, D.C. and then in Boston. She was chief financial officer for her husband's orthodontist business in Boston for many years.
She volunteered at Southern Maine Medical Center for 14 years. She also volunteered at the Free Clinic in Biddeford, Make a Wish Foundation of Maine, the Kennebunkport Senior Center, and she was a member of the Southern Maine Medical Center’s Auxiliary. She loved her friends. She also enjoyed singing in the choir at the Church on the Cape, traveling, painting, and working out at the University of New England Body Wise program.
She was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Herman E. Kraus Sr. in 1989.
A funeral service was held on Monday at the Church on the Cape in Cape Porpoise with the Rev. Ruth Merriam officiating.
Interment followed at Evergreen Cemetery in Kennebunk.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to:
The Church on the Cape
3 Langsford Rd.
Kennebunkport, ME 04046.
Arrangements by Bibber Memorial Chapel, Kennebunk.