Beloved mother of Erin, Grace and Jacob, wife of Chris Embrey, daughter of Maurie and Mary Stevens and sister of Maurie Stevens, Jr., Jennifer Gonzales, Joan Andres, Tricia Koon, Joe Stevens, Michael Stevens and Dan Stevens, succumbed to her long fight against breast cancer at age 44. She passed at home in Falls Church, VA surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, March 24, 2013. Anne will be remembered for her strength, humor and generous love.
A Mass will be held for Anne at St. Phillip Catholic Church, 7500 St Phillips Ct., Falls Church, VA 22042, on Wednesday, March 27 at 1 p.m., with a gathering in the cafeteria immediately following.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation ( are deeply appreciated to help fight the disease that took Anne too soon.

Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 27, 2013