Anna C. Grow, age 89, died peacefully on Monday, March 25, 2019 at Spring House Estates in Lower Gwynedd, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Philadelphia, Anna was the daughter of the late James and Anna (nee Lion) Mallatratt.
Anna was a 1947 graduate of Little Flower High School. Her passion and joy was her family and she was a devoted wife and mother. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Church in Maple Glen. She loved to play bridge, entertain friends and family, and spend time with her grandchildren.
Anna was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 63 years, Thomas E. Grow in 2014 and her dear son Thomas E. Grow, Jr. in 2008. She is the loving mother of Lois A. Grow of Hopkinton, MA, James D. Grow and his wife Rose Mary Rocconi of Doylestown, and Elizabeth G. Dickson and her husband David of Lower Gwynedd. She is the treasured grandmother of six beautiful grandchildren, Bob (Kate), Erica (Matt), Tara, David, Kyle (Laura), and Sean.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday March 29, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at St. Alphonsus Church, 1565 Temple Drive, Maple Glen, PA 19002. Anna's Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 AM with Msgr. Brian P. Hennessy as Celebrant. Interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Donations in Anna's memory to the Gwynedd Mercy University Autism Institute would be appreciated by the family. Checks should be made payable to Gwynedd Mercy University Autism Institute and sent to: Jill Dow, Gwynedd Mercy University, 1325 Sumneytown Pike,
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