Anna Mae Ladd, 74

HANNIBAL, NY – Anna Mae Ladd, 74, of Sterling, passed away at home Thursday morning December 19, 2013, following a long battle with cancer.

She was born in Fulton, a daughter to the late, Merton and Helen Beshures.

Anna Mae Ladd
Anna Mae Ladd

Anna graduated from Hannibal High School in 1957 and worked for Nestle in Fulton for nearly 40 years until her retirement in 2002.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert E. Ladd; three daughters, Nancy (Anthony) Ladd Toscano of Martville, Roberta Ladd of Williamstown and Cindy (Richard Hillman) Ward of Hannibal; three sisters, Carol Strauts of Oswego, Linda Walters of Florida and Elizabeth McQuaid of Fulton; three brothers, John (Cindy) Beshures of Scriba, Richard Beshures of Fulton and Jack Beshures of Fulton; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. with services to follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Ladd may be made to the American Cancer Society, Memorial Processing Center, 6725 Lyons St., P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.