Amy Lynne Birch KrausMarch 9, 1972 ~ June 16, 2017 (age 45)
Amy Lynne Birch Kraus, age 45, of Momence, formerly of Monee, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at VITAS Hospice at Franciscan St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights.
She was born on March 9, 1972 in Kankakee, the daughter of David E. and Joanne K. (Corban) Birch.
She is survived by her husband, James P. Kraus of Momence who she married on January 22, 2008 in Kankakee. She is also survived by her daughter, Mya Kraus; step-son, Dylan Kraus; her mother, Joanne K. Birch of Monee; two sisters, Lisa (Tim) Shackley of Minooka and Rebecca (Jim Guenette) Birch of Monee; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Jim and Carol Kraus; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, David E. Birch. He passed away on October 14, 2016.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial visitation will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Thursday, June 22 from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Thursday, June 22 at 7:00 p.m. Memorials to the family would be appreciated.