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Carol Ann Krause, 68, of Bernardo, Texas passed away on September 4, 2011 in Columbus. She was born on July 28, 1943 in Toronto, Canada to Theodore Willing and Patricia Flynn Willing. Carol married Milton J. Krause on December 31, 1987. She was a member of St. Roch’s Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters in Mentz.

Carol is survived by her husband, Milton J. Krause of Bernardo, TX; daughter, Dawn Marie McBride of Houston; son, Vernon McBride of Houston; step-daughters, Danita Tedder and husband David of Crockett, TX and Charlotte Martin of Crockett; stepson, Stacy Krause of Round Rock, TX; brothers, Dan Willing and wife Jackie of Newton, Conn., and Jim Willing and wife Judy of Branch Port, NY; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, and stepson Melvin Waddell.

Funeral services were held at 10:00 am, Thursday, September 8, 2011 at St. Roch’s Catholic Church in Mentz, Texas with Fr. Wayne Flagg officiating under the direction of Henneke Funeral Home in Columbus, TX. Interment followed at St. Roch’s Catholic Cemetery in Mentz, Texas. Pallbearers were Thomas Trevino, Alan Uhlig, Loren Navara, Leslie Wendt, Claude Miles and Trent Uhlig. Honorary pallbearers were Jesse Aguinaga, Ron Derrick and George Sebesta.

Memorials may be given to Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, 8201 Corporate Drive, Suite 1000, Landover, MD 20785 or Alzheimer’s Association - Houston & Southeast TX Chapter, 2243 W. Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77030-2008, or charity of your choice.

Henneke Funeral Home, Columbus, Texas, 979-732-2143.

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