Ann Marie Lander, 65, of Marshalltown, passed away on Monday, June 29, 2015 at Villa del Sol in Marshalltown.
Memorial services for Ann will be held on Friday, July 3, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Visitation will be on Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. also at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to the family for designation at a later date. For more information or to send a condolence; please visit www.mitchellfh.com or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Ann and her family.
Ann Middleton was born on April 26, 1950 in Marshalltown to Vernon and Elizabeth “Betty” Burg Middleton. Ann graduated from West Marshall High School in 1968. On August 21, 1970; Ann was united in marriage to Joe Lander at Sacred Heart Church in St Anthony. Ann had previously worked at Eye Care Associates and for Dr. Blaha in Marshalltown as well as cleaning houses. She enjoyed being outside in her garden. Ann loved flowers and enjoyed to cook but spending time with her grandchildren was most important.
Ann is survived by her husband of almost 45 years, Joe. Children: Chris (Shannon) Lander of rural Marshalltown and Andrea (Chuck) Johnson of rural Marshalltown. Grandchildren: Braelyn, Adysen, Ashlee and Andrew and her brother Dave (Kari) Middleton of Polk City as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other family.
Ann is preceded in death by her parents Vernon and Betty. Siblings: Kathey Middleton and Dennis Middleton and her in laws Howard and Arlene Lander.