Marie Elizabeth Krause

Sept. 20, 1957 — Aug. 2, 2013 -

Marie Elizabeth Krause died Aug. 2, 2013, of cancer. She was 55.

Mrs. Krause was born in Newark, N.J., to Joseph and Mildred Hochdorfer. She was raised in Union, N.J., and attended Archbishop Walsh High School in Irvington, N.J.

She married Anthony M. Krause on June 14, 1980, at Holy Spirit Church in Union. The family moved to Oregon and lived in Tualatin from 1994 to 1995, in West Linn until 2012, then moved to Aloha and finally Wilsonville in 2013.

Mrs. Krause was the office manager for Dennis Combs Agricultural Consultants in Lake Oswego. She was a member of Resurrection Catholic Church in Tualatin and volunteered with St. Vincent de Paul. She enjoyed reading and travel.

Survivors include her husband, Anthony Krause of Wilsonville; son, Andrew Krause of Los Angeles, Calif.; daughter, Stephanie Krause of Wilsonville; grandson, Joseph Krause of Wilsonville; brother, Joseph Hochdorfer of Colchester, Conn.; and sister, Elaine Gilbert of Highwood, Ill.

Services have been held.