Krauss, 90, of LaFargeville, NY, passed away Saturday
morning, March 11, at Samaritan Keep Home where she has
been a resident for a year.
Armida was born April 21, 1926 in Long Island City, the
daughter of John and Emily Smith.
She married Joseph G. Krauss and the couple lived
in Bellmore, NY until Mr. Krauss passed away on April 4,
Armida worked as a nurse’s aide for several years and
later was an Optometry Assistant in Rockville Center, NY.
She moved to LaFargeville in 1986 and lived with
her daughter and granddaughter.
She was a member of the Sunshine Quilters Club of Stone
Mills, volunteered at the Summer Children’s’ Lunch
Program, also volunteered at the Literacy Program in
Watertown. She was
an avid quilter and a member of KAP Quilting.
Surviving is her daughter, Donna Wurtz of LaFargeville; a
grandson, Matthew and his wife, Dawn Wurtz; a
granddaughter, Marissa, and her husband, John Hyde II; and
five great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a son John Krauss on Oct. 5, 2008.
There will be no funeral or calling hours.
Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.
condolences may be made at dexterfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Johnson
Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.