Stephen Kratz

Obituary of Stephen Kratz

Stephen J. "Steve" Kratz, 52, of Noblesville, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2018.  He was born on April 13, 1966 to Irwin and Charlotte (Gusse) Kratz in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Steve graduated from North Central High School in Indianapolis, and married Erin Babcock on September 17, 1994.  He was employed for over 20 years with Hittle Landscaping in Westfield, where he was a project manager overseeing many commercial building landscapes. Steve enjoyed golfing, fishing and playing card games, especially poker. 

Survivors include his wife of over 23 years, Erin (Babcock) Kratz; son, Coleman; parents, Irwin & Charlotte Kratz of Carmel; sister, Lesley Meulemans (husband Jim) of Phoenix, AZ; as well as many caring in-laws, nieces & nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:00 pm on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville, with visitation from 4:00 pm to the time of service.  

In-lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network under the Stephen J Kratz Memorial at:  support.pancan.org/goto/stevekratz