Anne Drake (Grundish) QuimbyJanuary 3, 1940 ~ August 23, 2017 (age 77)
Anne Drake Quimby, age 77 of Bellevue, Ohio and formerly of Rossford, passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Lane Park of Oregon with her loving family by her side. She was born on January 3, 1940 in Wauseon, Ohio to Dexter and Dorothy (Cook) Grundish. Anne was a 1958 graduate of Willard High School and went on to receive her nursing degree from Flower Hospital School of Nursing. She also achieved her BSN, CCRN and RN degrees. She was employed with Flower Hospital for 32 years and Bellevue Hospital for 15 years retiring in 2009. Anne enjoyed scrapbooking, was an avid Barry Manilow fan and liked to travel with her good friend Anne Bilger. She volunteered for ISO Impact, Fish and loaves and Huron County. Her memberships included the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau and the National League for Nusing.
Surviving are her daughter, Karin (Bob Gaddis) Quimby- Wetmore; son, Richard (Sandy) Quimby; grandchildren, Jacqueline Rae Wetmore, Megan and Sarah Quimby; and great grandson, Aiden Smith; brother, Jerry Grundish; and sister, Sandy (Fred) Voss. Also surviving are nieces and nephews.
Anne was preceded in death by her parents; and daughter, Jacqueline Kay Quimby.
A memorial gathering will be held at the Sujkowski Funeral Home of Rossford, 830 Lime City Rd. on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 5 to 8 PM. Interment will be private. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to Southern Care Hospice and all the aides at Lane Park of Oregon that provided special care for Anne. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association.
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