December 2, 2013


Rhonda Krause, 56, died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 at Shady Oaks Care Center in Lake City.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City with the Rev. Craig Zandi officiating, and burial will be at Cottonwood Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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Rhonda Lea (Ausborn) Krause was born Sept. 28, 1957, in Gunnison, Colo., to Mary (Bodwell) and Max (Gunther) Ausborn Jr. She graduated from Lake City High School in 1976, and on June 26, 1976, Rhonda married Delwin Krause in Lake City.

Rhonda is survived by her husband, Delwin Krause, and son, Andrew Krause, both of Glidden; daughter, Amanda Krause, of Des Moines; four grandchildren, Max Krause, Barrett Johnson, Spencer Krause and Paige Krause; mother, Mary Ausborn, of Lake City; brother, Alan (Deb) Ausborn, of Lake City; and sisters, Jean (Larry) Morgan of Norwalk, Sherry (Skeeter) Kohls of Lake City, Kathy (Rodney) Daiker of Auburn and Linda (John Grote) Pierson of Arcadia.

She was preceded in death by her father, Max Ausborn Jr.; and grandparents Max Sr. and Charlotte Ausborn, and Marian and Hetty Bodwell.