Cody Kraus, 21, of 49 Ancient Highway, Oxford passed away Saturday, June 2, 2007 at Waterbury Hospital. Cody is survived by his parents, Timothy James and Kim Grieger Kraus of Oxford and his five best friends, Tracy, Dan, Bruce, Brendon and John. He was a graduate of the Seymour High School, was a member of the high school wrestling team and played football for the Pop Warner Team and was a member of the BMX Bike Racing and the FMX .Pro Circut Riders, Raced Motor Cross and a member of the Milford Riders. Cody worked with his father at Timothy Kraus & Son LLC, in Oxford. A graveside service will be held Wednesday morning, June 6, 2007, at 11;00 at Mountain Meadows Cemetery, Mountain Rd., Seymour. Arrangements in care of BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave. Hamden . Memorial Contributions may be made to the Aminal Haven, 89 Mill Rd. North Haven, Ct. 06473 or to the Milford Riders Club, 565 Plains Rd., Milford, CT. 06460.

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  1. Cody has a chosen to move on, he has become larger than life. I believe he heard a calling from God to fulfill the role of guardian angel for those who need him the most. Love him as you always have done, know that he is safe and will always be by your side. Our condolences for your loss. The Martovich Family

  2. Dear Kim & Tim, We can only imagine what you are going thru. Joel,Duane and I remember what a wonderful young man Cody was with such a gorgeous smile. Over the last few days we have been sharing wrestling stories of the boys and how we remember them. If we can be of any help or assistance know we are here for you now and later on. My God watch over you during this time of confusion. All our love

  3. Dear Kim, Tim and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Time will heal.

  4. for Kim and your family..there are no words to express my sadness for your loss.I can only tell you that in my heart, as a Mom and Grandmother, I feel and share your pain. Kim if you ever need someone to talk to, anytime, day or night, who will just listen,I am here. You are not alone, you have many friends to support you. Cora

  5. Kim & Tim, You both will be in our prayers, I hope you may find some comfort in knowing that Cody is with God and at peace. With Sympathy, Ken & Carla Appel

  6. Kim & Tim: My deepest heartfelt condolences. I guess God needed another angel. Remember all the good times with Cody.

  7. Kim and Tim we are so sorry to hear about your loss. He was a wonderful and very respectful Kid, young man. He will be missed and if you ever need anything, please call us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!! love bobby and kate fruin

  8. Kim and Tim, Phil and I are so deeply sorry to hear about Cody. My youngest daughter Jaimee met Cody at SCSU but never made the connection between us. Please let me know if you ever need anyone to talk to. 397-8586. You’re in our thoughts and prayers. Meg and Phil Ianniello Jun 5, 2007 Orange, CT

  9. Kim and Timmy Just letting you know you both are in our thoughts and prayers.The past few days we have been sharing some Cody stories with the kids that has put smiles on everyone’s faces. He will be missed but never forgotten. We love you both,please don’t hesitate to call if you need anything. Emory, Eileen, Ashleigh, CAitlin and Kevin

  10. Kim and Timmy, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your entire family. I cannot imagine your suffering, but love you so much, and hope you know I am always here for you. My mom and cousin Ellen also offer their condolences. I am so sorry I never got the chance to meet Cody. I know I would have loved him. Love, Jamie Wallack and Mickey Graham

  11. Kim, You and Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. If there is anything I can do, please don’t hestiate to call 203-723-5455 Karen Rodgers

  12. My dear Tim and family, I have no profound words that could lessen your pain. The loss of a child is, I believe, the most devestating event that could happen to any parent. You are in my thoughts and prayers constantly. May God help you make this transition in your life from Cody’s daily presence to your beautiful memories of him as easy as possible. Guay

  13. My thoughts and prayers are with you and his friends. He will be greatly missed. Denise Kowalick (Judy’s mom)

  14. sorry for your loss you will be in are hearts if you need bobby for anything please call 203 468-6398

  15. There are no words to express my sympathy at this time of loss. Your memories, friends & family will help to ease some of the pain, but I’m sure it will last forever. I’m so sorry for your loss. Take care of each other at this terrible time in your lives.

  16. Tim and Kim im terribly sorry for your loss. I can remember kim chasing him around the ball feild from the old softball days. cherish the memories . I am unable to make the service but my prayers are with you and your family

  17. Tim: On behalf of Rick, David and myself we can only imagine the pain and suffering that is yours right now. Our deepest condolences go out to you and your family!

  18. You’re in our thoughts and prayers. In sympathy, Brian, Roxanne, Brian Jr. and Ashley Stevens

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