Surrounded by family, Loraine Krauss, 72, of Haiku, Maui, passed away peacefully in Wailuku, Maui, on November 2, 2018.
Loraine was born in Waialua and attended Punahou. She earned a bachelor’s and masters degree at the University of Hawaii and moved to Maui in 1976.
Loraine enjoyed working as a nurse at both Maui Memorial and Kula Hospitals and later taught nursing courses at the University of Hawaii Maui Campus and CPR/First Aid courses to the Maui community in retirement. Loraine was an active volunteer and loved spending time with her family, and turning life’s moments in to memorable adventures.
She will be remembered with love by her children Anthony & Michelle Krau, Nicholas Krau & Janina Amaral, Kristina Krau Waymire & Kristopher Waymire, Melissa Krau & Jon Kelley; sister Karen (Krauss) & Jim Howell; nephew Ben Krauss and niece Rebecca (Howell) Regidor; 7 grandchildren and extended family and friends she lovingly embraced during her lifetime.
A 5pm visitation, followed by Celebration of Life, will be Friday, November 16th, 2018 at Maui’s Mayor Hannibal Tavares Center. Correspondence may be sent to The Krau Family PO Box 330837 Kahului, Hawaii 96733.