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Obituary: Herta Anna Schreyer

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Herta Anna Schreyer 1911 ~ 2006 Herta Anna Schreyer, 94, of Ririe, Idaho, passed away Jan. 26, 2006, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. She was born Nov. 21, 1911, in Leubsdorf, Germany, the daughter of Gustav and Anna Bartzsch Kempe. She grew up near Dresden, Germany, and immigrated to the United States at the age of 17 in l928. She married Franz Paul Schreyer March 14, 1931, in Brooklyn, New York. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. During her life, she lived in Germany; Brooklyn, New York; Far Rock-away, New York; New York City, New York; near Milford, Connecticut; Bountiful and Salt Lake City, Utah; Laguna Beach, California; Bloomington, Utah; Salt Lake City, Utah; and finally to Ririe, Idaho. She worked in a health food store while she lived at Laguna Beach. She enjoyed painting pictures of the ocean, beaches and still life. She loved to paint, do hand work, cook, read, and she loved animals. She constantly expressed her love for America and the many opportunities and freedoms it provided for her and her family. Survivors include: daughter, Elizabeth Moss (husband, Reed), Ririe, Idaho; daughter, Norma Crockford (husband, James), Portland, Oregon; 14 grandchildren, 45 great-grand-children. She was preceded in death by her husband, Franz; a son, Sigried Schreyer; a grandson, Randy Rasmussen; and a great-grandson, Brian Ellsworth. Funeral services will be held at 12 noon, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2006, at the Holladay 4th Ward, 4917 Viewmont Street, Holladay, Utah with Bishop Richard Reese officiating. The family will meet with friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Burial will be at the Elysian Gardens of the Valley, 1075 E., 4580 S. Salt Lake City, Utah, under the direction of Mac Kay Cottonwood Mortuary. Local arrangements are under the direction of Coltrin Mortuary.