|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1933|
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Jun. 20, 2011|
New Hampshire, USA
Age: 77 yrs.
D/O Harold G. Crossman & Marjorie (Steven) Crossman
W/O (1) C. Spencer Stremlau
M/O Paul D. Stremlau
M/O Kimberley F. (Stremlau) Anderson
W/O (2) Henry C. Anderson
SM/O Frank H. Anderson
SM/O Garry Anderson
SM/O James Anderson
SM/O Debra Jane (Anderson) Robinson
SM/O Maxine Anderson
Last Residence: Newport, Sullivan County, New Hampshire 03773, USA [SSDI]
Obituary, Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home (Newport, NH), Jun 2011:
Newport, N. H., Ann L. Anderson (Crossman/Stremlau), 77, of East Mountain Road, left us peacefully in her sleep on June 20, 2011.
Ann was born July 1, 1933 in Claremont and is the youngest of five children and the daughter of the late Harold G. and Marjorie (Steven) Crossman. While attending Steven's High School in Claremont she was a Master Drum Majorette and graduated in the Class of 1951. Ann worked for the New England Telephone and Telegraph as an operator in Claremont and later in different parts of the state and country. This is where she met Kimberley and Paul's father and then husband, C Spencer Stremlau. After staying home with her children she started working at Concord Hospital. First on the switch board then in Admitting, next she help established the Insurance Coordinator position were she expanded and work in this position for many years, and lastly went to billing. She retired following 25 + years, but she could not sit idle and started working for the NH Liquor Commission. She was a past member of the Eastern Star and a Sister of the Rebecca's, a Girl Scout Leader, worked with the Cancer Association, and was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Concord. She was a chaperone for many of her children's activities and never missed an event of theirs. Her children and grandchildren were the light of her life. She met her Husband Henry 'Hank' while out dancing and came to share over 24 years together. While dancing Ann and Hank would ‘stop the show'. She enjoyed reading, playing cards (Solitaire), horses, raising dachshunds, and dancing.
Survivors include her husband: Henry C. Anderson, of Newport, her son: Paul D. and his wife, Lorrie Stremlau of Warner, her daughter Kimberley F. S. and husband, David W. Anderson of Epsom, grandsons: Matthew, Nicholas, and Brandon Anderson of Epsom, 2 brothers: Carey S. and wife Agnes Crossman of Claremont and Robert A. and wife Carol Crossman of Fla., 3 stepsons: Frank and wife, Doretta Anderson, of East Alstead, Garry and wife, Audrey Anderson, of N.C., James Anderson of Fla., and two stepdaughters: Debra and husband Mitchell Robinson of E. Alstead, Maxine Anderson of TN, grandchildren: Frank, Jeremy, Sonja, James, David, and Summer, 2 great-grandchildren and many cousins, nephews, and nieces. She was predeceased by a brother and his wife Harold G. Jr. and Janette Crossman of Portsmouth, a sister: Patricia Perreault of Keene, and a grandson Jacob Anderson of E. Alstead.
Friends may call on the family from 6 - 8 PM, Friday evening June 24, 2011 at the Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home, 42 Main Street in Newport, NH. There also will be a Celebration of Her Life on Sunday, June 26, 2011, starting at 1 until 3 PM so bring a memory to share at St. Paul's Church, 21 Centre Street, Concord, NH.
Instead of flowers the family would rather a donation in the Memory of Ann be made to the: Shriner's Burns Institute -- Boston Unit, 51 Blossom ST. Boston, MA 02114-2623 or Newport Rescue, 15 Sunapee Street, Newport, NH.
Harold George Crossman (1898 - 1986)
Marjorie Perley Stevens Crossman (1896 - 1962)
Carey Stevens Crossman (1927 - 2015)*
Ann Louise Crossman Anderson (1933 - 2011)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Earl Abbe
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
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