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Anna Shenk Harris

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“good bye grand ma. sorry i couldn't be at your funeral. Nobody called me to let me know that you died! Thanks Barbara and Kathy! Way to be on top...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: joshua spencer - albuquerque, NM

“What a warm-hearted and lovely person Anna was. I will miss her greatly and wish I could have spent more time with her. She died too soon. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Denie English - Uvalde, TX

“On behalf of the French Family of Companies we express our deepest condolences. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Claudia Lauterjung and Staff - NM

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Anna S. Harris, a 53 year resident of Albuquerque, died of natural causes, on July 24, 2010. A descendant of Ukrainian parents, she was born June 27, 1916. Anna was raised in Baltimore, MD, and came to Albuquerque in 1957, when her first husband was stationed at Kirtland Air Force Base. In her 60's, she returned to college and achieved a degree in education and taught elementary school for nearly 10 years. She enjoyed gardening, music, collecting many things, visiting casinos and dining out. She is preceeded in death by her first husband, Herman Spencer and second husband, Jerome Harris. She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Gardner; Son, Ronald Spencer; grandchildren, Kathy Truong and her husband, Thuy, Thomas Gardner and his wife Christina; Chad Spencer, Jason Spencer, and Joshua Spencer; great-grandchildren, Ashley, Jack & Ellison Truong, Olivia & Gherig Gardner, Matthew, Ashton & Cheyenne Spencer; Sister, Fritz Kitz; brothers Michael & Bill Shenk; and longtime companion, Mike Baca. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 28th, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., at French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd., with a graveside funeral service, Friday, July 30th, 1:00 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park.

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