Claus Wrage passed away September 11, 2009 in Las Vegas, NV. He was 98 years old. Claus was born June 20, 1911 in Lincoln, IA son of Herman and Christine Wrage. He was the last survivor of his family of 4 brothers and 3 sisters. He married his surviving wife Roline (Wiese) from Gladbrook, IA and were married 73 years. They moved to Long Beach, CA in 1940 where Claus was a ship builder during World War II. He retired from Mobil Oil Corporation with 25 years of service. He is also survived by his two daughters and son-in-laws; Juann & Pat Miller and Sherri & Steve Sunderman of Las Vegas, NV as well as 4 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. A memorial will be held at Thanksgiving time with all his family together.