Our loving mother, Ellen, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2022, at age 85, at Kaiser Hospital, in South San Francisco. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 5, 1937, to John and Helen Krieg. She is predeceased by her loving husband of 51 years, Thomas; her parents, John and Helen Krieg; and her twin sister, Helen Marie (William) Spitz. Ellen is survived by her daughters, Cathy (Tom) and Mary (Jeff); her son, Tom III (Cindy); her loving grandchildren, Jena (Dan), Thomas Aidan Jr. (Danielle), Christine, Jeffrey Jr. (Shelby), Brittany, Danielle (Leo), T.J. IV, Lyndsey and Andrew; great-grandchildren Danny Jr., Robbie, Joey, Aly, Aidan III, Teagan, Corrina, Tommy V, Ben, Kye, and a new little bundle of joy who will make his debut in August; her Auntie Marge; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Ellen’s enjoyments in life were walking with her neighbors, tending her beautiful gardens and helping neighbors with their gardens. She also enjoyed watching and attending the SF Giants games, and faithfully watched the Warriors. She was an active crossword puzzle enthusiast.