Cole Tristan Kraft, age 33, of Fox River Grove, Illinois passed away unexpectedly on Monday June 7, 2021. He was born on May 8, 1988, in Barrington, Illinois and is the beloved son of William and Christine (Schott) Kraft.
Cole graduated from Prairie Ridge High School in Crystal Lake, Illinois where he played football, ran track, and sang in the choir. After graduation he attended McHenry County College. Cole lived his life to the fullest. He was sociable, easy going, made friends wherever he was and had never met a stranger. He enjoyed spending time with friends and family cooking, sitting around a campfire, not to mention his exceptional skills at building the fires. He had a big heart and a fun contagious laugh. Any chance that Cole was given he would make his way out to Indiana for a visit with his family and his favorite pup Moffitt. Most recently in 2019 Cole became a courier delivery driver at UPS. He was proud of all the hard work that he had put into accomplishing this goal and was excited for his future, he would say he was on the pursuit to his happiness.
Cole is survived by his loving parents William and Christine (Schott) Kraft; Brother Carl Kraft; as well as many cousins, aunts, uncles, cherished loved ones and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents on his mother’s side Charles and Florence Schott; his grandparents on his father’s side George Kraft and Mary (Dolinaj) Kraft ; and one uncle; Tom Kraft.
A memorial visitation will be held at Justen Funeral Home and Crematory, located at 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Rd, McHenry, IL 60050; on Sunday, June 13, 2021, from 1:00pm -3:00pm, with a memorial service to follow at 3:00pm.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, in McHenry Illinois. For information, please call the Funeral Home at 815.385.2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Cole on his tribute wall.