Corinne D. Kraft
Corinne D. Kraft, 95, of Springfield, formerly of Kankakee, died at 4:55 pm, Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Villa East in Sherman. She was born July 20, 1920 in Kankakee, IL to Louis R. and Catherine Brenneisen Miller. She married Donald Robert Kraft on August 24, 1946 and he preceded her in death on September 14, 2008.
Survivors include one daughter, Linda (Bob) Meltzer of Georgetown, SC; one son, Robert “Bob” (Debra) Kraft of Springfield; four grandchildren, Stacy (Tim) Martell, Scott (Alma) Devore, Daniel Kraft and Jason (Morgan) Meltzer and two great grandchildren, Jocelyn Martell and Kensley Meltzer.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother, Melvin R. “Butch” Miller.
Corinne was a devoted housewife and mother. She enjoyed fishing, dancing, bowling and spending time with her family.
Visitation: 11 am – 12 pm, Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home, 1480 W. Court St., Kankakee, IL.
Funeral Service: 12pm, Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home with Reverend Lance Hurley officiating. Burial will follow at Kankakee Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to a charity of the Donor’s choice.