Ann Elizabeth Gantt (1926 - 2018)

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Ann Elizabeth Gantt was born on December 23, 1926 in Wilmington, Delaware. She died on February 18, 2018 at St. Anne's Nursing Center in Miami, Florida, where she had lived for several years. 
 
During many of her earlier years, she worked as a bookkeeper and accountant. A high point of her life was her service with the Peace Corps in American Samoa. In addition, she lived for periods of time in New York, Arizona, California, New Mexico and Florida. 
 
Ann was preceded in death by two children, Ernesto Molina and Cheryl Molina Grey, and is survived by two children, Santiago Leon of Miami, Florida and Cynthia Leon of Mission, Texas. She also leaves four grandchildren- Francisco Rafael Leon of Miami, Florida; Carly Grey of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; and Brettany and Bart Grey of Lakewood, Ohio- as well as two great-grandchildren. 
 
There will be a memorial mass for Ann at 11 am on Monday, March 19, 2018 at St. Anne's Nursing Center, 11855 Quail Roost Drive, Miami, Florida 33177. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Anne's Nursing Center, att. Business Office.

Published in the Miami Herald on Mar. 7, 2018