RIO RANCHO, N.M. — Rio Rancho resident Anneliese Gabel passed away peacefully on Nov. 1, 2019.
At her request, no service will be held. She asks that you remember her fondly.
Anneliese was born on June 7, 1928, in Berlin, Germany, to Karl and Lucy Manigk. She wed her sweetheart, Harry Gabel, in 1948, and they remained married until his passing in 2002.
They had one son, Norbert, who was born in 1950 in Berlin. As a family, they moved to Canada in 1957; Milwaukee, Wis., in 1960 and lastly Rio Rancho, N.M., in 1974.
Anneliese worked first as a seamstress and then at Kohl’s grocery stores. She eventually retired from Spartan Industries in Rio Rancho, N.M. Anneliese enjoyed cooking German delicacies, traveling the U.S. and spending time with her family.