remembering david kraus

1925 - 2017


We remember and mourn David Kraus, 92.  He passed peacefully in his home in Manhattan on Thursday, December 7th 2017. Founding father to Skyline Windows in the Bronx, where he was born, World War II-era Navy Veteran, and patron of the arts. David was a patriarch, an ocean sailor, boat builder and sculptor. He was a man who lived his life with undying passion and enormous compassion.  He will be greatly missed.

David will be remembered by many, including his loving family - wife Susan; children and stepchildren Steven, Kenny, Emily, Leslie, Brett and Jed; daughters and sons-in-law Nanci, Francesca, Mark, John and Deborah; and 10 grandchildren: Matt, Laura, Drew, Julia, Lauren, Joshua, Hunter, Ryan, Jack and Max.


A link to the New York Times Obituary can be found here:

David Kraus Obituary

In lieu of flowers the Kraus family has requested that donations be made to the New Dramatists Organization.  

Please use the following link:  New Dramatists Organization  

In remembrance of David the following video has been put together by David's granddaughter, Lauren Kraus: