Joining her beloved husband, Paul Gutreich, for their eternal rest, Erika (Graf) Gutreich, 92, passed May 6, 2014, in Ravensburg, Germany.
Born Oct. 5, 1921, in Ravensburg, she was an eyewitness to the ravages of World War II in Europe. The couple arrived in Manchester about 1951 to work and make their home. She worked at both A&P Grocery stores once located on Center and Broad streets, the latter of which, she retired as bookkeeper. An accomplished seamstress, she loved nature, friends, and annual visits to her homeland family. After Paul's passing, Ricky returned to her birthplace and siblings to live with her sister, Frau Hiltrud Lutz.
Condolences for Ricky Gutreich may be sent c/o Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester, CT 06040.