Ann Patricia's Story
Ann Patricia Faulkner, 96, passed away on March 31, 2017 in Ledgewood Nursing Home in Beverly.
Born in Hamilton on March 17, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Annie (Callaghan) Faulkner. She was raised and educated in Hamilton and graduated from Hamilton High School in 1939. Patsy had been a life-long resident of Hamilton. She was employed at the Sylvania in Ipswich for 32 years.
Known to her family and friends as Aunt Patsy, she was a special person. She was a voracious reader and expert at crossword puzzles and cryptograms. Getting her first computer at age 80, she used it with an insatiable quest for information.
She is survived by her nephews and nieces, Walter Cullen and his wife, Anne Marie of Hamilton, Ann Suarez and her husband, Mario of CO, Grace Cullen of Amesbury, Ernest Faulkner of Haverhill, Bruce Faulkner of Hamilton, Georgia Cunningham of N.H. and Audrey Fleck of Florida and many great-nieces and nephews and great-grand nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her siblings, Edna, Fred, Lillian Cullen, Ernest, Charles, William, Earl, Kenneth, Dorothy, two nephews, Thomas Cullen and Ernest Faulkner and two nieces, Sally Latorella and Carole Silva.
Her Funeral Service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers. Burial will follow in Hamilton Cemetery. Visiting hours are Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Patsy’s name to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN, 38501, www.LyonsFuneral.com.
Published on  April 4, 2017