Catherine Kraft passes
Mass of Christian Burial for Catherine Kraft, 95, of Mobridge, was held Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge.
Catherine passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Golden LivingCenter in Mobridge.
Catherine Holzer was born May 15, 1918, in Hague, N.D., to John and Johana (Mastel) Holzer. She lived at the family farm north of Trail City.
She married Casper Kraft on May 25, 1941. In 1958 they moved to McLaughlin where she worked at the school cafeteria for 25 years. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Catherine is survived by her daughters, Lucille (Jerome) Schatz of Flandreau and Marlene Schlenker of Fargo, N.D.; sons, Claude (Cindy) Kraft of Aberdeen, Edward (Brenda) Kraft of Mandan, N.D., and Terry (Brenda) Kraft of Mobridge; daughter-in-law, Yvonne Kraft of Omaha, Neb.; 18 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren; brothers, Willie (Joan) Holzer and Kasmer (Arlene) Holzer; sisters, Tillie Kost, Ida Holzer and Helen (Edward) Reiss.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Casper, son Casmer, son-in-law Jerry Schlenker and 10 brothers and sisters.