Christopher Kyle Kraushaar, 54, of Morton, passed away Tuesday, May 11, 2021.
Chris was born July 16, 1966. He was raised in East Peoria and attended EPCHS. He spent his life as a painter, auto body detailer, and pool installer. Chris enjoyed golfing, hunting, and fishing.
Chris is survived by his father, Durward "Dewey" Kraushaar Jr.; mother, Sandy Catt; sons, Preston, Blake and Chase Kraushaar; sisters, Karen Lockenvitz and Susan Catt; nieces, Charity (Anthony) Smith, Faith Tittle, Betty (Josh) Fryman, Morgan Catt; and nephews, Curt Tittle, Jr. and Ben, and Sam Catt.
Chris had a huge heart and never met a stranger. His personality and fun-loving nature could light up a room. He always had a kind word and never let his family or friends forget he loved them.
A Celebration of Life will be Sunday, June 13, 2021, at Bartonville American Legion, 4501 S. Airport Rd, Bartonville, from noon until 5:00 pm. A gofundme account has been established at, https://www.gofundme.com/f/christopher-k-kraushaar-memorial-fundraiser?qid=4b8d9d9ff60edce3729a1fe65d8ae5d1&utm_campaign=p_cp_url&utm_medium=os&utm_source=customer as well as the Christopher K Kraushaar Memorial Fund at Hometown Community Bank. Donations can be sent to 218 N. Main St. Morton, IL 61550 to help with expenses and for his children. Mason-White Funeral Home in Washington is assisting with arrangements.
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