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Midge Kretchmer

Midge Kretchmer passed away peacefully in her home in San Francisco surrounded by her family at the age of 92 on December 11, 2015. She was married to Norman Kretchmer, M.D., Ph.D, for 54 years. Norman passed away in 1995. Midge was born in Manhattan, NY on December 7, 1923 and moved to California in 1959. She was a well known choreographer in the Washington DC area and the San Francisco Bay Area. She taught dance at Lick Wilmerding High School and was the Director of the Choreo 9 dance company. She was also president of the California Dance Education Association (CDEA) for many years. She is survived by her daughter Pamela Senuty, her son Paul Kretchmer, and her four grandchildren Claudia Kretchmer, Eve Senuty, Joshua Kretchmer, and Daniela Kretchmer. Funeral services will be held at Sinai Memorial Chapel in San Francisco at 11:00 am on Friday December 18, 2015, immediately followed by internment at Mt. Tamalpais Cemetery in San Rafael.
Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Dec. 15, 2015
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