Ann Marie Andrus Sanchez passed away March 27, 2019 peacefully at her home in Napa, Calif., following a lingering illness.

Ann was born Nov. 23, 1934 in Sayre, Pa., to Joel and Dorothy Andrus. She grew up in Waverly, N.Y., and attended RPH School of Nursing.

Ann loved gardening, painting, cooking, playing guitar, the ocean and, most of all, Waverly, N.Y.

Ann is predeceased by her parents, siblings Norman and David, and, most recently, her sister Susan Andrus Rogers.

Ann is survived by her husband, Charles Sanchez, children, Miguel (Harriet), Andres (Doreen) and Aleja (Carl), all of California, grandson Carlos of Chicago, Ill., and siblings Janet Andrus and John Andrus of Waverly, N.Y. Ann is also survived by several nieces, nephews and in-laws.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Waverly Historical Society or Stray Haven.

There will be a memorial service in her remembrance at her home in Napa, Calif., on July 26, 2019.

You may forward your condolences to Charles Sanchez and Family, 2525 Darroch Court, Napa, CA 94558.