Anna M. Bryan, 88

MARCH 14, 1924-NOV. 17, 2012

November 24, 2012

Anna Maria Bryan, 88, a resident of Homewood Health Care Center in Williamsport, Md., died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born March 14, 1924, in Gernsbach, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Franz and Frieda Pfisterer Schneider.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carter Bryan.

Anna was retired from the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va., as a physician.

She is survived by two sons, Carter Bryan II of Falls Church, Va., and Hugh Bryan of Philadelphia, Pa.; two daughters, Caroline Bryan of Independence, Mo., and Anna R. Bryan of Silver Spring, Md.; three sisters, Gisela Forck of Heidelberg, Germany, Elisabeth Guttenberg of Ulm, Germany, and Gertrud Preisendanz of Heidelberg, Germany; and two grandchildren, Paul Bryan and Elizabeth Bryan.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date at Homewood. Chaplain Jeff Shull will officiate. Burial will be at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Washington, D.C.  

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1037 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742 or to your local animal shelter.       

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