Annette J. Crays Schipper passed away Thursday, January 18, 2001 at her home. She was born in Illinois on April 15, 1914. A resident of Albuquerque for more than fifty years, she worked at Sandia Laboratories, and was a secretary in the Albuquerque Public Schools. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Kenneth Crays in 1965. survivors include her nieces, Marilyn Krause of Spring, TX, Carol Glenn of Albuquerque, Janice Walters of Mandan, ND, Patricia Hayes of Algonquin, IL, and Kristine Thornton of Encino, CA; her nephew, Ronald Krause of California; ten grandnieces and nephews; and seven great-grandnieces and nephews. Also surviving are her treasured pets, Sassy and Charlie. Cremation has taken place, and she will be buried with her husband, Kenneth, at the Santa Fe National Cemetery at a later date. Private Services have been held by the family. Sunrise Society is serving the family. (891-8200).
Published on: Sun January 28, 2001