Robert J. Krauss Sr.

November 14, 1926June 12, 2014
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Arrangements under the direcRobert J. Krauss, Sr.

1926 - 2014

Robert "Bob" Joseph Krauss, Sr., 87, of Pensacola, died June 12, 2014. He was born in Richmond Hill, Queens, NY on November 14, 1926 to August Krauss, Jr. and May Richter.

He was preceded in death by wife, Sue Kent Krauss; daughter, Karol Lynn Krauss Castro; brothers, Arthur and Richard; sisters, Florence Petersen, Dorothy Limandri, and Delores Quarrier. He is survived by sons Robert "Rob" J. Krauss, Jr (Jane) and Randall "Randy" D. Krauss (Maylen), 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Bob moved to Pensacola from New York in 1946. He was a maintenance Foreman at Monsanto for many years, a member of the Warrington Methodist Church, and a US Navy Veteran. He was also a Guardian ad Litem and a member of the Warrington Volunteer Fire Dept., as well as the Stamp Club of Pensacola, FL.

A visitation with reception will be held at Oak Lawn Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 5pm to 7pm. The funeral service will be held at Oak Lawn Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:30pm, followed by military honors and interment at Barrancas National Cemetery.

tion of Oak Lawn Funeral Home, Pensacola, FL.


  • Visitation Tuesday, June 17, 2014
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 18, 2014

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Desiree Garrison

June 21, 2014

Randy & Rob, both of our Dad's were always the unofficial watch of the neighborhood. Kinda a polite way of saying they always knew what was going on and we all loved them for it. Now Mom & Bob on the other hand were constantly vying for whom would call to wish whom "happy birthday" first since they shared the same day. I will definitely miss those moments!

Genia "Bobbie" (Hansen) Taylor

June 18, 2014

Bob and Randy,
Sorry to her about the loss of your dad, Mr. Krauss. I have many fond memories of spending time in his workshop, where he would show/teach me how to work with wood. He was always a kind person to me growing up next door.

Pam Jernigan (Cobb)

June 18, 2014

Rob and Randy,Sorry to hear about Mr. Bob.Him and Ms. Sue was two great people, he always kept people laughing.Was a great friend to dad. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

Becky Biggs

June 18, 2014

Rob and Randy, So sorry for your loss. I did not know until today. The Hansen family will keep you in our prayers.

Deb Fain

June 17, 2014

Rob and Randy: My mind was thinking too fast for my typing in my last entry but I meant to say don't tell anyone Uncle Bob that he and Aunt Sue were my favorites. I just can't imagine a world without him. He was a wonderful and kind man, and I know you will miss him. Carry on Uncle Bob's legacy and MINGLE.

Linda McIntosh

June 17, 2014

Bob, Randy and families. Your dad was dear gentleman in every way. I rented from Bob and Sue and they made me feel such a part of their family. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

Jocelyn Parker Peters

June 17, 2014

Rob, Randy and family.
Our family just thought the world of Mr. Krauss!! Please know that we are sending our loving thoughts and prayers of comfort during this time. I know that many on 70th Ave. will miss him won't be the same without him!!

June 17, 2014

Bob was a great friend to both of us. A member of Pensacola Philaletic Society with us. Many good times and good fun we had together. Bob attended our 50th Wedding Anniversary Party and we all had a really good time together. We will miss him greatly and we wish all the family comfort and peace at this difficult time. Tom and Sally Stanton

June 17, 2014

Bob showed love as only a true christian can do, he was a good friend to all of us and he will be truly missed.
Fernetta Kirby Jernigan, Pace, Fl

Deb Fain

June 16, 2014

Uncle Bob, I will miss you very much. You and Aunt Sue were my favorites (but tell any one). Don't forget, MINGLE. Love you forever and kiss Mom, Dad, and Aunt Sue for me.