Ann Grandchamp Gustafson

Ann Grandchamp Gustafson went to be with the Lord on May 28, 2019.

Ann was born February 1, 1938 in Clinton, Iowa.

She attended Mt. St. Clare College, the University of Northern Iowa, and William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo. Ann went on to teach in Vinton, Iowa, where she met her husband, Ron Gustafson. They were married for 54 years.

Ann was preceded in death by her dearly loved parents, George and Florence Anderson Grandchamp; brother, Ronald George Grandchamp; husband, Ronald Dean Gustafson; and her beloved poodle, Atsy.

She leaves behind two sisters, Evelyn Grandchamp Schawl of St. Louis, Mo., and Linda Grandchamp Peterson (John), of Gwinn, Mich.; Ann’s beloved children, Tiffany (Ed) Ferrugia of Liberty, Mo., and Trent (Melissa) Gustafson of Charlotte, N.C.; Ann’s beloved grandchildren, Erica Haley Fisk of Kearney, Mo., Hayden Michael Johnson of Minneapolis, Minn., and Anna Alessi Gustafson and Trenton “Marks” Gustafson of Charlotte, N.C.; and Ann’s beloved great granddaughter, Ryan Izabella Fisk of Kearney, Mo.

Ann taught students at Northland Cathedral Academy, Our Lady of Angels, and St. Gabriel’s School in the Northland. She loved the faith-based private schools where she was able to bring God into the classroom. She retired at the age of 71.

Ann was cremated and a private memorial will be held with family and close friends. She will be buried at Muddy Fork Cemetery with her husband.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the St. Gabriel’s School.

Arrangements in care of Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney.