Ann E. Ellwanger 93 of Harbor Springs passed away Dec. 11, 2013 at Bay Bluffs Medical Care Facility.
Ann was born Sept. 11, 1920 in Harbor Springs to Arthur F. and Edna (Blackman) Ward. She attended Harbor Springs schools. She married Max Ellwanger and they made their home in Harbor Springs. He preceded her in death in 1973. Ann had worked as a floral designer for Petoskey Floral Co. and Hoover Flowers until her retirement. She enjoyed nature especially wild flowers and birds. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Harbor Springs.
Ann is survived by her son Arthur and his wife Georgia of Lansing, her daughter Maryann Westphall and her husband Keith of Wasilla, Alaska;, 5 grandchildren Kevin, James, Julie, Traci, Lewis; 5 great grandchildren Kenneth, Sarah, Wyatt, Caleb, Nora,; 3 great great grandchildren Kiera, Logan and McKenna.
Ann was also preceded in death by her son Phillip, brothers Lewis Ward and Oren Ward and sisters Effie Corey and Mary Cook.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Little Traverse Conservancy.Online condolences may be made at www.stonefuneralhomeinc.com.