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James "Jim" Kraker

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James "Jim" Kraker

Grey Eagle - James A. "Jim" Kraker, age 63 of Grey Eagle, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at his home in Grey Eagle, Minnesota.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 16 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Meire Grove with Rev. Vince Lieser officiating. Interment will be held at St. Mary's Cemetery in Melrose.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose. Parish prayers will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

Survivors his wife, Jane Kraker of Grey Eagle; daughter, Ashley Kraker (fiancé, Joe Masloski) of Burnsville; brothers and sisters, John (Maggie) Kraker of Alexandria, Mary (Richard) Louden Horn of Melrose, Mike (Etta) Kraker of Melrose, Bob Kraker of St. Paul, Don (Tami) Kraker of Melrose, Jean Anderson of Grey Eagle, Joan (Doug) Baer of Brooklyn Center, Chuck (Monika) Kraker of Melrose, Pam Kraker (friend, Todd Duemke) of Grey Eagle, Pat Kraker of Waite Park, and Bill (Kalli) Kraker of Alexandria; and many nieces and nephews.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Anne Kraker; nephew, Cassidy Kraker; great-nephew, Dominic Kraker; and brothers-in-law, Mike Louden and Bill Anderson.

Arrangement were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Melrose.

Published in the St. Cloud Times on June 13, 2018
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