ALKIRE, Ann VanDoren, passed away on March 20, 2011 at the age of 92. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward L. Alkire; devoted mother of Maury Alkire, Arden Thompson and the late Kenneth Alkire; loving grandmother of Matthew Alkire, Andrea Alkire, Ryan Alkire, Erin Alkire, Carrie Thompson, Christopher Thompson and Kathleen Thompson; dear great-grandmother of Jacob Alkire, Grace Alkire, Sean Thompson and Brett Thompson. Services will be held 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, at the Atlee Chapel of Woody Funeral Home, Route 301 and Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, Va. Burial service will immediately follow at Signal Hill Memorial Park. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to The .
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.