Traute Warschkow Oberste-VorthMay 10, 2013
Traute Warschkow Oberste-Vorth, 86, of Asheville, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at her home.
A native of Saline, Germany, Mrs. Oberste-Vorth had been a U. S. citizen since 1954. She was the daughter of the late Otto and Meta Bartel Warschkow and the wife of the late William Oberste-Vorth. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Irene Wegner, Gertrude Wendell, Elsbeth Warschkow and Greta Warschkow; and brothers, Hans, Fritz, Rudi and Kurt Warschkow.
Surviving are her daughter, Irene O. Griffin and husband Earl; grandson, Christopher Griffin; granddaughter, Monica Griffin; and brother, Siegfrid Warschkow.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at Rich & Thompson Chapel in Graham.