Dr. Ann T. (Weber) Williams

Dr. Ann T. (Weber) Williams, 90, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, at Valley View Nursing Center.

She was married on June 24, 1967, to the late Franklin V. Williams and they celebrated 47 years together at the time of his death in 2015.

Ann was born in Hazleton on Oct. 1, 1929, and was the daughter of the late Arthur William and Cecelia (Murphy) Weber. She was a 1947 graduate of St. Joseph High School and attended Lycoming College from 1947 to 1949.

From 1949 to 1952 she attended and graduated from Marywood University with a bachelor’s in education. She took additional coursework at Northwestern University and Bucknell University. She completed her master’s in education from Penn State University. She began her doctoral work in education at Northwestern University and graduated with a doctorate in education from Penn State University in 1972. She was an employee of Williamsport Area School District for 40 years retiring in 1991. She taught at Clay, Washington and Webster Elementary Schools, was a reading supervisor and elementary school supervisor.

Ann was a lifetime member of St. Joseph the Worker Parish, Annunciation Church, life-member of Delta Kappa Gamma and served two terms as president, past president of the American Association of University Women. She also was past-president of the Clio Club and a member of the IHM Associate Program, which is through the IHM community at Marywood. She was involved in the same book club for over 30 years and was an avid bridge player at the Women’s Club, serving as secretary for two years. Throughout the years she was involved in many other service and civic activities in the community. After her retirement, she and her late husband traveled extensively over the world.

Surviving are many loving nieces and nephews, whom she loved unconditionally. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Arthur William Weber Jr., William John Weber, and John Arthur Weber.

There will be a memorial mass held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, Annunciation Church, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, with Rev. Brian Van Fossen as celebrant. Burial will follow in Wildwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church and mailed to 711 W. Edwin St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements are being handled by the Maneval Allen Redmond Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.

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