Gregory William Krause passed away on July 6, 2022 at the age of 59. He is predeceased by his father, William R. Krause and his mother Shirley F. Krause. He was the beloved brother of Darlene (Thomas) Krause Lang and Jacquelyne (Gary) Arcadi and Eric Krause. He was the uncle of Thomas Ognibene and Alyssa Ognibene. He is also survived by several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Gregory was a profoundly positive and happy person. His trademark sense of humor followed him wherever he traveled. He loved meeting and talking to people and brought laughter to all who knew him.
Gregory had a twenty-year career at the Sears store in Greece. He enjoyed working with the public and established many wonderful friendships. He was a great fan of television, movies, music and always impressed his family with his extensive knowledge of trivia and various events.
In spite of health struggles throughout his lifetime, Gregory always embraced a thankfulness for his new lease on life following his life-changing double organ transplant. He leaves his treasured friends and family with thousands of beautiful memories always defined by humor and happiness. Services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be made to the Byron Rescue Squad or to the Katie’s Star Memorial Fund & Finger Lakes Donor Recovery Network.