Christa Herta Anderson, 78, of Charlevoix, died Thursday, May 17, 2012, at her home.
She was born Feb. 17, 1934, in Berlin, Germany, to Gunther and Margaret (Herold) Kramer, and immigrated to Canada at age 18.
Union Pacific Railroad in Detroit. In 1974, she moved to Charlevoix where she was employed as a purchasing agent for the Charlevoix Area Hospital.
Christa enjoyed movies and reading books.
She is survived by her daughters, Caroline Joaquin of Ypsilanti, Micheline Wynkoop of Charlevoix, Suzanne (Wayne) Webster of Cheyenne, Wyo., Renee (Larry) Wareck of Traverse City; granddaughters, Sabrina (John) Heise of Charlevoix, Tanya Wynkoop of Marquette, Stefany (Khaled Elsaid) Joaquin of Boston, Mass.; great-grandson, Cooper Heise; brother, Ralph Kramer of Berlin, Germany; cousin, Carsten (Dorit) Herold of Liebenau, Germany.
No services are planned.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cherryland Humane Society, 1750 Ahlberg Road, Traverse City, Mich. 49686.