Died on May 13, 2012 at the age of 87.
Annemarie was born in Edesheim, Germany to Paul and Margarethe (Wenzel) Fritz and immigrated to the United States in the 1950's with her husband Marvin Miles. After his death in 1962, she settled in Sausalito with her adopted son (nephew) Meludi. She moved to Petaluma in 1969 and lived there for over 40 years.
She is survived by her son Meludi Miles (Lori); grandchildren, Stephen Miles (Kendra) and Jennifer Ferrando (Nick); great-grand children, AJ and Isabella Ferrando, Ella and Amelia Miles; her niece Henni Kaufman (David); great nephew Mike Elrod; great niece Tina Elrod; great-great nieces and nephews, Jonathon, Amelia, Joshua and Jaquelyn; and numerous nieces and nephews in Germany.
The family wishes to thank the caregivers from Home Instead and Dolly's Manor who so lovingly took care of Annemarie over the past two years.
At her request, no services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to PEP Housing, 951 Petaluma Blvd. South, Petaluma, 94952 or the
Published in Petaluma Argus-Courier from May 24 to June 23, 2012