Hubert Kraus

Obituary of Hubert Kraus


Hubert passed away Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Willingboro. Born in Phila., PA, Hubert was a resident of Delran for the past 56 years. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Air Force. He was an early 1970’s volunteer with the Delran enviromental group. Hubert assisted in publishing “Guidon”, a magazine for miniature figure collectors. He had a passion for trains and all things WW II. He also enjoyed photography and sketching. He enjoyed family and friends and always was full of laughter and had a great sense of humor. Hubert was employed as a lab tech for Sherwin Williams, Gibbsboro and later spent over 20 years employed at Occidental Petroleum Corp., Burlington.


Beloved husband of 57 years to Barbara E. (nee Espenschied). Devoted father of Diane Buckwald (William). Dear brother of Zili Sloboda (Walter) and brother in law of Robert and Evie Espenschied. Loving grandfather of Melisa Klaus (Timothy Redmon) and Barbara Pentikis (Yiannis). Great grandfather of TJ Redmon, Kyriakos Pentikis and Yianna Pentikis, also survived by several nieces.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the viewing Saturday from 10:00 am to 12 Noon at the Chadwick Memorial Home, 154 Webster St., Riverside, NJ 08075. Funeral service 12 Noon at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or DaVita Delran Dialysis, 8008 Rt. 130, Delran,NJ 08075.