A Salute to Steve

Steve is family, friend, warrior, teacher, co-worker, coach, teammate and for the fortunate he is more than one of those to you. He is a servant, a leader, and a fighter who has helped thousands of people.

This website is a collection of his greatest hits.

In Memoriam

1970 – 2020

Service Information
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Mr. Krause’s Plainfield North Yearbook picture. Mr. Krause’s Plainfield North Yearbook picture.
Mr. Krause’s Plainfield North Yearbook picture.
Command Sergeant Major Steven C. Krause Command Sergeant Major Steven C. Krause
Command Sergeant Major Steven C. Krause
A poem for all A poem for all
A poem for all
If it wasn't for electrical tape, Steve wouldn't have any ears If it wasn't for electrical tape, Steve wouldn't have any ears
If it wasn't for electrical tape, Steve wouldn't have any ears
Frank outranking Steve Frank outranking Steve
Frank outranking Steve
2017 New Years Day Hike 2017 New Years Day Hike
2017 New Years Day Hike
PRC PRC
PRC
Steve and Mark at the 2-106 Ball Steve and Mark at the 2-106 Ball
Steve and Mark at the 2-106 Ball
Chicago Blaze 7's-circa 1994 Chicago Blaze 7's-circa 1994
Chicago Blaze 7's-circa 1994
2019 Winterfest 2019 Winterfest
2019 Winterfest
Sal, Steve, Matt Rob Jones’s wedding 1993 Sal, Steve, Matt Rob Jones’s wedding 1993
Sal, Steve, Matt Rob Jones’s wedding 1993
June 2019 Army Retirement June 2019 Army Retirement
June 2019 Army Retirement
2004 - 2005 Plainfield Rugby Club 2004 - 2005 Plainfield Rugby Club
2004 - 2005 Plainfield Rugby Club
Illinois Football Tailgate- rugby style! Illinois Football Tailgate- rugby style!
Illinois Football Tailgate- rugby style!
Old Boys Old Boys
Old Boys
Plainfield High School Rugby Plainfield High School Rugby
Plainfield High School Rugby
Coach Krause with Lancor Coach Krause with Lancor
Coach Krause with Lancor
2018 Cougars Game 2018 Cougars Game
2018 Cougars Game
Steve wins EVERY game! Steve wins EVERY game!
Steve wins EVERY game!
Z Wedding-Brookfield Zoo 2008 Z Wedding-Brookfield Zoo 2008
Z Wedding-Brookfield Zoo 2008
Steve's dad and his boys Steve's dad and his boys
Steve's dad and his boys
Plainfield Central Christmas Party: Danea Fortman George Marlin Plainfield Central Christmas Party: Danea Fortman George Marlin
Plainfield Central Christmas Party: Danea Fortman George Marlin
Captain Doug Masters and First Sergeant Steve Krause Captain Doug Masters and First Sergeant Steve Krause
Captain Doug Masters and First Sergeant Steve Krause
French Commando School, Martinique - 1993 French Commando School, Martinique - 1993
French Commando School, Martinique - 1993
Refereeing 2018 Powder Puff Game Refereeing 2018 Powder Puff Game
Refereeing 2018 Powder Puff Game
Democracy school reception spring 2017. Democracy school reception spring 2017.
Democracy school reception spring 2017.
October 2005 October 2005
October 2005
University of Illinois Graduation! University of Illinois Graduation!
University of Illinois Graduation!
2017 New Years Day Hike 2017 New Years Day Hike
2017 New Years Day Hike
1SG Krause and Becky - Brigade Ball 1SG Krause and Becky - Brigade Ball
1SG Krause and Becky - Brigade Ball
2017 Steve's CoR with the Boys 2017 Steve's CoR with the Boys
2017 Steve's CoR with the Boys
Jack and Drews 5th birthday party Jack and Drews 5th birthday party
Jack and Drews 5th birthday party
Hanging at Sox Park Hanging at Sox Park
Hanging at Sox Park
C-Troop Leaders are Confused C-Troop Leaders are Confused
C-Troop Leaders are Confused
Boot camp graduation with Grama, Grampa, Aunt Elly Boot camp graduation with Grama, Grampa, Aunt Elly
Boot camp graduation with Grama, Grampa, Aunt Elly
Looking great on the big day! Looking great on the big day!
Looking great on the big day!
1992 Illinois Union Champions 1992 Illinois Union Champions
1992 Illinois Union Champions
2004 Old Boys match. A few 1990s guys. Photo credit: Hayseed. 2004 Old Boys match. A few 1990s guys. Photo credit: Hayseed.
2004 Old Boys match. A few 1990s guys. Photo credit: Hayseed.
Steve Chillin' at Port Royal - Mustang Island Spring Break March 1992 Steve Chillin' at Port Royal - Mustang Island Spring Break March 1992
Steve Chillin' at Port Royal - Mustang Island Spring Break March 1992
2018 Sox Game 2018 Sox Game
2018 Sox Game
Graduation from Kindergarten Graduation from Kindergarten
Graduation from Kindergarten
Daddy and Drew Daddy and Drew
Daddy and Drew
2018 Canoe Trip 2018 Canoe Trip
2018 Canoe Trip
6th Birthday! 6th Birthday!
6th Birthday!
October 2018 October 2018
October 2018
Kuipers Farm Kuipers Farm
Kuipers Farm
2018 Turkey Trot 2018 Turkey Trot
2018 Turkey Trot
2019 Dinosaur National Park 2019 Dinosaur National Park
2019 Dinosaur National Park
July 2019 Mud Challenge July 2019 Mud Challenge
July 2019 Mud Challenge
2019 Bell Ringing 2019 Bell Ringing
2019 Bell Ringing