1925 – 2013
Pomfret – Anne R. (Rollins) Ranhoff, 88, of Jericho Rd., died Saturday, December 14, 2013, at Westview Health Care Center in Dayville. She is the loving wife of the late Per-Jan Ranhoff. Born in Milton, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Wingate and Ruth (Whittier) Rollins.
On June 21, 1952, in Milton, MA, she married Per-Jan Ranhoff who predeceased her on May 2, 2003.
Mrs. Ranhoff was employed as a registered nurse working at Children’s Hospital in Boston, Milton Academy, and UMASS prior to starting her family and has been a resident of Pomfret since 1952.
Anne enjoyed animals and was a former member of the Pomfret Fire and Rescue Department, the Putnam Ambulance, and was a communicant of Most Holy Trinity Church in Pomfret.
Anne is survived by three sons Michael Ranhoff and his wife Linda of Canton, ME, David A. Ranhoff and his wife Gretchen of Alamo, CA, and Thomas Ranhoff of Costa Rica, three daughters Suzanne Ranhoff of Pomfret, Karen Lamb and her husband Donald of Fishers Island, NY, Elaine Ranhoff of Pomfret; ten grandchildren, two great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter Ruth Fraine; two brothers James Rollins and Charles Rollins and a sister Sarah Rollins
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Rd., Pomfret. Burial will follow in Abington Cemetery. Memorial donations in Anne’s memory may be made to P.A.W.S., P.O. Box 191, Eastford, CT 06242. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.