Ann Winsor

Ann Roberts Winsor Resident of NY The Reverend Ann Roberts Winsor, PhD, died at her home in West Lebanon NY on October 3, 2012 of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which had been diagnosed in the fall of 2008. She was 69 years old. She is survived by her husband Robert, her children David, Dan, Mary, Sarah, and Seth Winsor, her mother Marie Roberts, her brothers Ronald and David Roberts, her niece Susannah Roberts, and eight grandchildren. Dr. Winsor was born in Massachusetts and lived in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions until she moved with her family to the San Francisco Bay Area in the mid-50s. She graduated from Smith College, served in the Peace Corps in Africa, received a Master of Divinity from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, and a PhD from the Graduate Theological Union, also in Berkeley. In 1984 she was ordained priest in the Episcopal Church. She was interim rector and dean of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in San Jose from October 1998 to January 2000. Her last office was in the grants program at Trinity Wall Street in NYC. A requiem for her will be scheduled at Trinity Wall Street sometime in November or December.

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Oct. 17, 2012