Joseph "Joe" Edward Kraft
May 19, 1995 - July 13, 2019

Born into Eternal Life Saturday, July 13th 2019 at the age of 24. He will be sadly missed by his parents Keith and Cheryl Kraft, brother Alex Kraft, sister in-law Paige Kraft, niece Miles Kraft, grandmother Audrey Klinefelter, uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.

Joe Graduated from Hartford Union High School in 2013. He studied Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Wisconsin Madison where he graduated with honors in 2016.  He started a Biomedical Engineering PhD program in the Fall of 2018 at UW-Madison.

Joe was kind hearted, full of humor and loved being with family and friends. His interests included: Rock climbing, Snowboarding, Concerts, Water Skiing, Soccer, and Swimming. Last summer he spent a month backpacking across Europe. Even at a young age Joe had a life full of love, laughter, and adventure.

A Visitation will be held at Schmidt and Bartelt Funeral Home (W250N6505 County Rd J, Sussex, WI 53089) Saturday, July 20th from Noon until the time of funeral service at 3:00 PM. In Lieu of Flowers, the family asks that you consider donations to:

North Central WI Donate Life


Camp Whitcomb/Mason Boys and Girls Clubs of Milwaukee.