The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

July 22, 2013

Anne T. Phelps


Star Beacon

ASHTABULA — Anne Therese Phelps, age 85, of Ashtabula, went home to the Lord on Saturday, July 20, 2013.

She entered the world April 24, 1928, in Ashtabula, the daughter of William and Anna Hawn. Anne was a graduate of Ashtabula High School, Class of 1946.

Upon graduation, she worked for Woolworth’s department store and Metropolitan Insurance Company of Ashtabula.

She married Frank Phelps on May 21, 1955, and was mother to Daniel (Shelley) Phelps of Bellvue, Neb. and Timothy Phelps and Robert (JoAnna) Phelps, both of Ashtabula; grandmother of three; and great-grandmother of one.

Her life was patterned after her Savior as one who served others and thought not of herself. She was a lifelong member of Our Lady of Peace Parish, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Mary Garvey and Marcene Redmond; and brothers, Jack, Norman and Kenny Hawn.

A private funeral service will be held at POTTI LAKESIDE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 1329 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio. Burial will follow in Edgewood Cemetery.

Obituary and condolences at www.pottifuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.