Annerose (Anne)

F. Vittetoe

Anne Vittetoe passed away on Sept. 15, 2008. Anne was born to Rev. and Mrs. Max Schoenhaar in Munich, Germany, in 1923, and immigrated with her family to the United States at the age of 15 months. Anne spent her elementary, junior high and senior high school years in Greeley, Colo. After graduating from the University of Northern Colorado as a foreign language major, she taught school in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana, and later returned to the University for graduate work. Anne married Craig Vittetoe in 1951 in Palo Alto, Calif., where they raised two children. Anne worked at the Jackson Library at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and sang in several choral groups. Anne and Craig retired to Ashland, Ore., in 1985, where Anne worked at the Tudor Guild Gift Shop, was a member of the Ashland Study Club, took classes through SOLIR, volunteered at the Jackson County Animal Shelter and attended Rogue Valley Symphony concerts. Anne's husband preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 2003. She is survived by daughter, Melanie; son-in-law, Mike; and son, Tim, all of San Jose, Calif.,;brother, Eric, of Greeley, Colo.; and grandchildren, Tom and Kelly, in Washington state. By her request there will be no service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to the Rogue Valley Symphony, Jackson County Animal Shelter, or a favorite charity.