Ann Marie Kremer Sallee

SALLEE, ANN MARIE KREMER, passed away on November 19, 2013 after a long and courageous battle with cancer in Louisville.

She was born on January 20, 1950 to the late Josephine Vuturo Kremer and Albert Kenneth Kremer, Sr. She had a proper Catholic upbringing with an education at Holy Spirit School and Sacred Heart Academy. She graduated from the University of KY. She and her husband owned and operated Kremer's Smoke Shoppe in Louisville for many years.

Ann is survived by her husband, Gayle; her children, Alicia, Katie, and Matthew; her beloved and cherished grandchildren, Evan Aubrey, Jake Taylor, and Taylor and Lucy Sallee; her siblings, Kenny, Charlie, and Theresa Kremer, Mary Jo Sorendo, and Barbara Apel (Doug); and a host of nieces and nephews.

Her life will be celebrated in a mass of Christian burial at Ascension Catholic Church (4600 Lynnbrook Dr in Louisville), on Wednesday at 11a.m. Visitation will be prior, beginning at 9 a.m. in the gathering space at the church.

A special message can be made to family at


Funeral Home

Newcomer Funeral Home-East Louisville Chapel
235 Juneau Drive Louisville, KY 40243
(502) 245-0095

Published in The Courier-Journal on Nov. 24, 2013