Funeral Home Wauwatosa, WI

For over 80 years Krause Funeral Home has provided the families in Wauwatosa and surrounding communities with their funeral and cremation needs. As a family-owned and operated funeral home, we value family and we take the time to get to know yours. Remembering a loved one is not just about having a funeral service. At Krause we want to create an experience where families come together to share those memories in celebration together.
Krause Funeral Home
Our professionals understand what you are going through and will always treat you with compassion and respect. We are here to help make this transition as easy as possible. We will walk you through the entire arrangement process and offer our advice and support along the way. It is our job to help create a personalized tribute that best honors the life of your loved one.

Funeral and Cremation Services in Wauwatosa

As a full service provider, we offer a wide selection of service options all in one location. We can help arrange a funeral service, cremation or begin preplanning. At Krause we want you to have choices. Choices allow you to tailor a service that not only fits your budget but also reflects the life of your loved one.

Signature Services

Krause Funeral home is unlike any funeral home. We want to make sure you receive excellent care while also celebrating the life that was lost. We offer a complimentary service at no extra cost to you called signature services. Our signature services have helped many families and continue to today. Regardless of if you have chosen to have a funeral or cremation, our signature services include the following:

  • Family follow-up service
  • Online tributes
  • Memorial portrait
  • Caring notes
  • Tribute video
  • Floral delivery
  • Floral tribute pictures
  • Tribute release
  • Candle light tribute
  • Annual remembrance service


Our funeral home is proud to own and operate our own crematory. We never outsource our cremation to third providers. We have a crematory on site that allows our cremation specialists to provide your loved one with the best care possible. All of our specialists are licensed and members of the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association. You can be rest assured that your loved one is in good hands when you choose us for cremation.
Krause Funeral Home is also a provider of the Cremation with Confidence™ Guarantee. The guarantee is a 10-step process that all cremation specialists have pledged to follow. Providers with Cremation with Confidence™ Guarantee give families the peace of mind that proper care is given throughout the entire cremation process. Your loved one will be treated with respect and handled with care.

Preplanning a Funeral

Preplanning for a funeral or cremation is something we strongly encourage our families living in the Wauwatosa and Milwaukee area. Preplanning has many benefits not just for your loved ones but also for yourself. When you preplan, you are lifting some of the burden off your family during this difficult time. They aren’t left to make important choices for your arrangements because everything will be documented.
Preplanning also gives everyone the peace of mind. You are given the peace of mind knowing that your arrangements will be carried out as requested. Your family will feel comfortable knowing that this is what you wanted. Let your wishes be known and begin preplanning for your cremation or funeral online today!

Contact Krause Funeral Home

If you have experienced a loss and are located near Wauwatosa, please contact our professionals at (262) 432-8300. We understand life is unexpected and our professionals are available 24 hours a day, 7 days week to help. If you have questions or would like more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.