Danvers — Mrs. Winifred Ann (McCann) Dodge, 86, of Danvers, beloved wife of Albert S. Dodge of Danvers, died April 30, 2013, at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center surrounded by her family.
Born in Gloucester, June 3, 1926, she was the daughter of the late William and Marie (Powers) McCann. She was raised and educated in Gloucester and graduated from Saint Ann's School in Gloucester. She studied two years of nursing at a college in New Hampshire.
Winnie loved skating and singing in the church choir, yet her greatest joy was to be surrounded by her family. She had a warm heart and a smile that could light up the room. She will be deeply missed.
In addition to her loving husband of 63 years, Winnie is survived by her four children, Albert “Sandy” Dodge and his wife, Mary, of Danvers, David Dodge and his wife, Katie, of North Reading, Jane Dodge-Marinella of Florida, and Dwight Dodge of Oregon; her nine grandchildren, her five great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Virginia Simon.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to her funeral service which will be held in the Peterson-O'Donnell Funeral Home, 167 Maple St. (Route 62), Danvers, Friday, May 3, at 7 p.m. Visiting hours will be prior to the service from 4 to 7 p.m. Burial is private. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Winnie's memory to the charity of one's choice. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.odonnellfuneralservice.com.