Cover photo for Jessie Eleanor Krauth's Obituary
Jessie Eleanor Krauth Profile Photo
1921 Jessie 2014

Jessie Eleanor Krauth

November 27, 1921 — November 29, 2014

Jessie Eleanor (Roberts) Krauth was born to Steven and Elsie Elizabeth (Powell) Roberts on November 27, 1921. She attended Adams County Rural Elementary School and graduated from Corning High School with the class of 1940.
Jessie married E. Roy Krauth in 1941. To this union, five children were born: Judith Stout, Tulsa, Oklahoma; Dennis Krauth, Boone, Iowa; Douglas Krauth, Storm Lake, Iowa; David Krauth, Prescott, Iowa; and Nan Knapp, Austin, Texas.
She had sixteen grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren. Jessie enjoyed multiple interests throughout her life. Among those interests were gardening, golf, playing bridge, macramaing, and various other crafts. She enjoyed providing for her family and friends.
She established the Krauth Nursing Home at a rural resident in 1950. It was moved to Corning in 1958 and closed in 1978.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jessie Eleanor Krauth, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, December 4, 2014

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree