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Deryl Louis Krause

November 7, 1950 February 23, 2018
Deryl Louis Krause
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Obituary for Deryl Louis Krause
Winnebago – Deryl Louis Krause, 67, of Winnebago, passed away unexpectedly due to complications of cancer, on Friday, February 23, 2018 at his home. Born November 7, 1950 in Rockford, the son of Arnold Walter and Pauline Mae (Raver) Krause. Graduated from Winnebago High School in 1968. Deryl was a veteran of the United States Navy serving from September 26, 1971 to September 16, 1976. He was self-employed as a carpenter for A-C Builders. Deryl loved attending his children’s and grandchildren’s school and sporting events, was hard working, an avid blood donor and enjoyed spending time with friends at Westmor Lanes and The Image Restaurant and Lounge both in Rockford.

Deryl is survived by his daughters, Nancy (Jeff) Noud of Winnebago, Jessica Krause (Alan Heisler) of Pecatonica, Rachel Krause of Winnebago; grandchildren, Dalton Heisler, Jocelyn Noud, Ashton Heisler, Jaylen Noud, Mason Crawford, Korah Noud, Jaxon Krause; brother, Randall “Randy” (Sandra) Krause of Winnebago; brother-in-law, Ken Zilka of Winnebago; several nephews and nieces.

Deryl is predeceased by his parents; sister Christine “Chris” Zilka; great-nephew, Mitchell Krause.

Visitation 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018, at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. There will also be a Celebration of Life 7:00 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018, at The Image Restaurant and Lounge, 5524 Auburn St., Rockford. Cremation rites following the visitation with private interment at Winnebago Cemetery with Pastor Tim Spickler of New Life Bible Church in Winnebago officiating. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established. For an online obituary and tributes go to
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5:00 PM 3/1/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/1/2018 7:00:00 PM
Genandt Funeral Home

602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Genandt Funeral Home
602 N. Elida St. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Celebration of Life




7:00 PM 3/3/2018 7:00:00 PM
The Image Restaurant and Lounge

5524 Auburn St.
Rockford, IL 61101

The Image Restaurant and Lounge
5524 Auburn St. Rockford 61101 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Winnebago Cemetery Final Resting Place

Westfield Rd.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Westfield Rd. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established.


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