Ann C. Fletcher, 79, formerly of Berwick, passed away Thursday evening in the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township.
Born in West Wyoming, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Edith (Crosby) Hitt. She was a graduate of Wyoming Memorial High School, class of 1952, and received her nursing certification from the Nesbitt Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.
She spent her early career as a registered nurse and later became vice president and administrator of the Berwick Retirement Village. Her work at the Retirement Village was not only a career, but also a passion. She cared deeply about the elderly and all those who worked there.
Preceding her in death were her siblings, Edith Jones, Dorothy Lewis and Harold Hitt.
Surviving are children, Jacqueline Brozena and her husband, Jim, West Pittston; Jill Scroggs and her husband, Brian, Chalfont, and John Fletcher and his wife, Suzanne, Hanover Township; grandchildren, Erica and Lauren Fletcher; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in the Mount Zion Cemetery, Exeter Township. There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge, 974 Lockville Road, Dallas, PA 18612-9465.
Arrangements are by the Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming.
Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home
504 Wyoming Avenue Wyoming, PA 18644
Published in Times Leader on May 22, 2013