Rita Naomi Kraus

October 3, 1933September 18, 2021
Obituary of Rita Naomi Kraus
On September 18, 2021, Rita N. Kraus (nee Crabtree) passed away. She was the beloved wife of the late Frederick J. Kraus; devoted mother of Frederick J. Kraus, Jr. and his wife Melody, Thomas A. Kraus, and Kathleen M. Hood and her husband Keith; loving grandmother of Sean Farnam, Jessica Kraus, Kristin McCoy and her husband Blake, and Keith Hood, Jr.; cherished great grandmother of Landon McCoy. Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Schimunek Funeral Home, Inc., 9705 Belair RD, Nottingham, MD 21236, on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at 11:00 AM, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Rita’s name to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023, or

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  • Frederick J. Kraus Spouse (deceased)
  • Frederick J. Kraus, Jr. Son
  • Melody Kraus Daughter-in-law
  • Thomas Kraus Son
  • Kathleen M. Hood Daughter
  • Keith Hood Son-in-law
  • Sean Farnam Grandchild
  • Jessica Kraus Grandchild
  • Kristin McCoy and her husband Blake Grandchild
  • Keith Hood, Jr. Grandchild
  • Landon McCoy Great Grandchild

Past Services

Wednesday, September 22, 2021


Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Funeral Service

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Committal Service