Ann L. Worthington

Ann Louise (Wood) Worthington, 68, of Williamsport, passed away Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, at her home.

She was born on Dec. 14, 1949, in Williamsport and was the daughter of the late Brown R. and Edythe M. (Zellers) Wood.

She was a graduate of Williamsport High School and was a dedicated homemaker. She had volunteered at the American Rescue Workers Thrift Store and enjoyed animals, helping at the SPCA.

Ann is survived by her companion of 20 years, John C. Rishell; his daughter, Katherine R. Hamilton (Jeffrey), of Hughesville; John’s grandson, Joseph C. Hamilton; Ann’s sister, Penny J. Ohnmeiss, of Montoursville; one niece, Melissa J. Cumberland (Keith), of North Ridgeville, Ohio; and one great-niece, Jo Lee M. Cumberland, of North Ridgeville, Ohio.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sister, Linda L. Wood; and one close aunt, Margaret A. Fitzsimmons.

There will be a gathering of family and friends 10-11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at the Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, where the funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Pastor Pete Wilson of the Calvary Baptist Church will officiate the service. Burial will follow in Wildwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lycoming County SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.

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