James L. Kraus, 88, of Taos, died Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Jefferson City Nursing and Rehab Center. Visitation will be from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2012, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Taos, where Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery. A full obituary will appear in the paper on Wednesday or you may view it on our website. Arrangements are under the direction of Houser-Millard Funeral Directors, 2613 W. Main, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at www.millardfamilychapels.com.