ANABEL NEWHOUSE Anabel B. Newhouse, of Las Vegas, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend, was born Annabelle Briones Oct. 10, 1961, in Batangas City, Philippines. She passed away Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at 9:15 a.m., at St. Rose Siena Hospital. She honorably served 11 years in the U.S. Air Force as a administrative specialist, ending her military career in 1991 with Headquarters SAC Intelligence in Omaha, Neb. Soon after her military service, she worked at the Federal Reserve Bank in Omaha before moving to Las Vegas to be closer to family. Anabel began working as a human resource clerk, assisted in the grand opening of the Stratosphere, and working her way up as an employment director, then working as a compensation manager at South Point. She is survived by her husband, Brad Newhouse, of 30 years; children, Christopher Newhouse (28) and Kevin Newhouse (23); granddaughter, Gianna Newhouse (2); Goddaughter, Stevye Lynn; her biological parents, Ernesto Briones (deceased) and Marcelina Andal Briones (deceased); adopted parents, Michael (deceased) and Manuela Russel; siblings, Rosalie Gutierrez, Myla Balmes (deceased) Robert Russel and Gigi Frost; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Anabel will be remembered most for her immense love, support and dedication to her family and friends here in America and abroad. She struggled long and hard in combating complications with Lupus for over the last 10 years. Now she is finally at peace and is suffering no more. Friends are invited to join her family in the celebration of her life at 4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, at Palm Mortuary, 7600 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89123. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to be made in her honor to the .


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