Laura Krippaehne Obituary

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Laura Marie Krippaehne

October 27, 1928 - July 20, 2014
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Laura Alm Krippaehne Died peacefully on Sunday, July 20th, 2014. She was born in Tacoma, Washington on October 27, 1928 to parents Reuben and Marie Temple Alm. Her parents, sister Katherine, and brother Dick preceded her in death. After graduating from Chehalis High School she attended college at C.P.S. and C.W.C.E. Graduating in 1950, she came to Puyallup to teach. It was there she met her future husband, Fred Krippaehne. The two were married in 1953 and raised four children. Through the years Laura was active in Jr. Womens, Orthopedic Guild, P.T.A., American Cancer Society, and the P.E.O. Sisterhood. After her husband Fred's...
Laura Alm Krippaehne Died peacefully on Sunday, July 20th, 2014. She was born in Tacoma, Washington on October 27, 1928 to parents Reuben and Marie Temple Alm. Her parents, sister Katherine, and brother Dick preceded her in death. After graduating from Chehalis High School she attended college at C.P.S. and C.W.C.E. Graduating in 1950, she came to Puyallup to teach. It was there she met her future husband, Fred Krippaehne. The two were married in 1953 and raised four children. Through the years Laura was active in Jr. Womens, Orthopedic Guild, P.T.A., American Cancer Society, and the P.E.O. Sisterhood. After her husband Fred's retirement from Boeing they enjoyed traveling and also spending time at their second home in Arizona. In 2004 they again made their home in Puyallup. Laura was a kind and generous woman with a beautiful smile and a love for sing-alongs that was second to none. She is survived by her husband of sixty-one years, daughter Pat Herron (husband Tom), sons Paul Krippaehne (wife Sue), Dean Krippaehne (wife Karin), and Scott Krippaehne (wife Katy), nine grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Her memorial service will be Friday, August 1, 2014, at 1:00pm at Powers in Puyallup on Pioneer Ave.

"Our sincerest sympathies to the Krippaehne Family. Laura and I walked many miles around Manorwood and they were delightful mornings shared with her. She..." Sherla & Chuck Brockway (Puyallup, WA)

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