Anna Catherine Cambron

Anna Catherine Cambron, 87, of Canon City, died March 23, 2013 in Canon City. She was born April 28, 1925 in Lafayette, Indiana to John V. and Nellie Catherine (Gunkle) Skeeters. Mrs. Cambron came to Colorado Springs with her family in May of 1933 and subsequently moved to Canon City in 1943. She graduated from Canon City High School in 1945. In 1951, Mrs. Cambron received her Associate in Arts Degree at Central College in McPherson, Kansas. After teaching school for one year in the McPherson area, she returned to college and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Greenville College in Illinois in 1954 majoring in Psychology and Education. She met her husband Robert (Bob) Cambron while she was teaching second grade in Minturn Colorado. She married Bob on June 30, 1956 in Colorado Springs. Mrs. Cambron was both a teacher and principal for elementary education in both Colorado and Kansas. She moved with her husband to Canon City in 1964. In Canon City, she was an active lifetime member of the Free Methodist Church and served in the VFW Auxiliary. Mrs. Cambron is survived by her son, Tom and wife Kerry Cambron; and grandson, Ryan of Lebanon, Ohio. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brother, Herbert Lee Skeeters (and is wife Rhea); and sister, Emma Lou Farley (and her husband Bill). Visitation will be from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m., prior to the Funeral service at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 28, 2013 at the Holt Chapel of the Garden in Canon City. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery. Memorial donations may be in her memory to Sangre de Cristo Hospice - West at 601 Greenwood Avenue, Canon City, CO 81212. Arrangements handled through Holt Family Funeral Home. Online condolences @ www.holtfamilyfuneral

Published in The Canon City Daily Record on Mar. 26, 2013