Ann E. Northrop
Easton: It is with great sadness that the family of Ann Elizabeth Northrop announces her passing on August 8, 2018, at the age of 89 after a 12-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She was born on May 8, 1929 in Antwerp, NY, the daughter of the late Harold Dickson and Bessie Alda Dickson.
Ann married Grant Northrop in 1950 in Antwerp, NY. She was a licensed cosmetologist and a state examiner.
After moving to Easton in 1979, she was employed as the Grants Administrator at Chesapeake College. Ann was an auxiliary member at Easton Memorial Hospital, coordinating the front desk and accumulating 8500 hours of volunteer work.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Grant Northrop; children, Tracey Leeson (Ted) of Easton, MD, Travis Northrop (Tina) of Mechanicville, NY, Tory Northrop (Sherri), of Mechanicville, NY and Todd Northrop (Carol) of Webster, NY, fourteen grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her siblings; Paul Dickson (Beryl) of Schenectady, NY, Eliot Dickson (Carmen) of Watertown, NY and Carol Dickson (Tim Fox) of Forestport, NY.
A memorial service will be held Friday, August 17, 2018 at 1p at the First Congregational Church of Antwerp, United Church of Christ, Antwerp, NY, where family and friends may call one-hour prior from 12p-1p.
The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of Ann’s caregivers.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Ann’s honor to: Talbot Hospice, 586 Cynwood Dr., Easton, MD 21601, Easton Presbyterian Church, 617 N. Washington St., Easton, MD 21601 or Alzheimer’s Association, Eastern Shore Chapter, 909 Progress Circle, Suite 400, Salisbury, MD 21804, www.alz.org/maryland.
For online tributes, please visit www.fhnfuneralhome.com.
Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries
Ann E. Northrop