Wife of former councilman dies
August 29, 2014
Ann Marie Putter, the wife of longtime Newcastle City Councilman Sonny Putter, passed away Aug. 14.
Ann Marie was a graduate of Sammamish High School and the University of Southern California, where she studied music and music therapy.
Sonny served as a council member for 17 of the city’s 20 years, retiring from his post at the end of 2011. In 1994, he was elected to a 20-month term on the interim City Council. He was re-elected for four more consecutive terms.
Ann Marie is survived by her husband Sonny and son Yoni. A service was held in her honor in Shoreline on Aug. 17.
Donations may be made in her memory to the Jewish Federation, Herzl-Ner Tamid Conservative Congregation, Kline Galland Home or a charity of your choice.