Annette R. (Hirsch) Schober passed away February 27, 2016 in Ash Fork, Arizona. She was born in Hackensack, New Jersey Sept. 24, 1949 to Herbert Hirsch and Mildred (Lamphron) Hirsch. Annette was a published poet and writer who also went by the name of Grace Deer. Annette loved the outdoors and spent many hours hiking with her dogs.
She is preceded in death by both parents, a brother Robert and sisters Karen Hirsch and Patricia Barrett.
Surviving are her husband Al, daughter Terra Pineo, grandchildren Josh and Julia, three sisters Marnee Bublitz, Donna Nicholson, Mary Lou Burns, and brothers Reynolds and Tony Hirsch.
A potluck celebrating her life will take place March 19 at 4 p.m. at St John's Episcopal-Lutheran Church, Walker Hall, 202 West Grant Ave, Williams. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to United Animal Friends at www.unitedanimalfriends.org.