Swanzey, NH — Marie Anne Commoss of Swanzey, NH, died Saturday, February 23, 2013.
Born on January 19, 1940 in Salem, NH, Marie Anne was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elvira (Boehmer) Schultz. She was raised in Salem but had also lived in VT before moving to Swanzey.
She earned both her undergraduate and two Master’s Degrees at Keene State College; as a Reading Specialist and as an Administrator. She was employed as a teacher and principal, in various schools, over a 40 year career in VT and NH before retiring as the Title I Coordinator in Dublin, NH
An avid reader, Marie Anne also loved swimming, gardening, traveling, puzzles, games and most especially time spent with her family and friends. She was a very devoted pet owner.
She is survived by her son, David Commoss of AZ; two granddaughters, Jennifer Desrosiers and Jessica Stevens, both of Swanzey, NH; 2 great grandchildren; a brother, Joseph Schultz and wife Paulette of NY; two sisters, Helena Ludeman of MI and Ruth Hewick of CA. Marie Anne was predeceased by her brother-in-law, Richard “Dick” Ludeman.
ARRANGEMENTS: The service will be held at the West Swanzey Congregational Church on Friday, March 1st at 11am.
The Petit Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements and offers a full obituary and on-line guestbook at www.petitfuneralhome.com.