Anna R. Croft
93, Johnstown, died September 13, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. Born June 7, 1926, in Huntingdon, daughter of John and Grace (Baumgardner) Rankin. Preceded in death by parents; and husband, Michael. Survived by daughters, Kati (Ronald Machtley); and Amy (Samuel Goughnour); grandchildren, Erin Clark, Todd Machtley, Brett Goughnour, and Emily Randall; and great grandchildren, Isaac, Jacob, Asher, Emma, Ashley, Piper, and Bennett. She was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, and PSEA. Anna was a volunteer at Memorial Medical Center and St. Vincent DePaul Society. She was a 1947 graduate of Shippensburg College. Anna was the founder and teacher of Mrs. Croft's Kindergarten in Huntingdon, then began a 31 year career as a dedicated fourth grade teacher at Rachel Hill Elementary School in the Richland School District. Friends received from 10AM until the hour of service at 11AM Tuesday at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, with Pastor Scott Klimke officiating. Interment, Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Arrangements are by Henderson Funeral Home-East Hills, 2503 Bedford St.
Published on September 14, 2019

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Bob Murphy
Sep 22, 2019
Many wonderful memories come to mind from living across the street from Ann and her family.
My condolences to Kati and Amy .
Jane Mordan
Sep 21, 2019
Both of my children had Ann in 4th grade, and I worked with her at Rachel Hill Elementary for several years. I always thought highly of her, as a teacher and colleague. May she Rest In Peace.
Alyssa Krause
Sep 18, 2019
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Timothy Koshute
Sep 17, 2019
A great person and a remarkable teacher that I'll always remember. May God bless.
Andrea Grasso
Sep 17, 2019
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Gordy Haluska
Sep 17, 2019
Amy - I send my condolences to you and your family. May your mom rest in peace.
Katherine Hughes - Bryant University
Sep 16, 2019
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Rita Colburn
Sep 16, 2019
Kati:

I am so sorry for your loss. No matter how old we are it hurts to loose our parents. My prayers are with you.
Sep 16, 2019
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Sep 16, 2019
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Sep 16, 2019
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Leah DeCesare
Sep 16, 2019
Holding you and your family in my prayers and sending you much love.
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Sep 16, 2019
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William Conaty
Sep 15, 2019
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Heather CNA ARBUTUS PARK MANOR
Sep 15, 2019
I will miss Anna always asking if my mom approved of my tattoo's. She was such a sweetheart. I loved our chit-chats about everything under the sun.