Orville Leroy Kraft

  • "Thank you for your faithful service to Boeing (I too had 35..."
    - Vicki Patrick
  • "Rest Orville, until you hear at dawn, the low, clear..."
    - Harry Simpson

Kraft, Orville Leroy 90, passed away on July 12, 2018. Orville retired from Boeing after 36 years as a Lead Mechanic. He traveled to over 20 states doing retro fits on wings of Boeing aircraft. Orville was a WWII Veteran, stationed as a Paratrooper in South Korea. Orville is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Leland Kraft. Orville is survived by wife Rosalinda Kraft of 11 years; children Marcia Kraft, Mervin Kraft, Orrin (Tina) Kraft, Karl (Deborah) Kraft, Lynda (Dale) Atherton, Raymond (Marilyn) Kraft and step-son Alen Viray; Siblings Vernon Kraft, Lela (Dick) Wentz and Emma Lee Hess and 20 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Orville leaves behind a legacy of 5 generations to cherish his memory. Visitation will be held Friday, July 13, 2018at Resthaven Chapel from 6:00-8:00pm. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, July 14 at 10:00am.

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Resthaven Gardens of Memory
11800 West Highway 54
Wichita, KS 67209
(316) 722-2100
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Published in The Wichita Eagle on July 13, 2018
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