Margarete Kresz |

Margarete Kresz

Margarete Kresz, a resident of the Roaring Fork Valley for 21 years, died Thursday, May 15. She was 81 years old.

She was born in Austria, where her brother Gusti and his wife still live. Her older daughter, Beverly Compton, lives on Missouri Heights and her younger daughter, Therese Thompson, in Nottingham, N.H.

There will be a potluck gathering of friends and family at Compton’s home at 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 31. Anyone who knew Margarete and would like to come, please do. For directions, call 963-8684.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the White River Conservation Project in care of Beverly Compton, 30 Vaquero Rd., Carbondale, CO 81623.

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