Erika Leuthold (88) died peacefully 9/29/13. Born 1/03/25 in Bochum, Germany, she entered adulthood during WWII nursing tuberculosis patients. With daughter Marion Shippey, Erika immigrated to New Orleans (1952) with just $100. Successful, they moved to Sausalito and son Mark Leuthold was born. By profession accountant, Erika led an active life raising two children and enjoyed entertaining her many friends. Admired for her joie de vie, she loved beauty, supported the arts and passionately played tennis. She also leaves behind granddaughter Sabrina Shippey, boyfriend Patrick and her many dear friends. May peace be with you, Erika!