Updated: Annmarie M. “Ann” Nelson, 59, Active in Pentucket Kiwanis

annmarie_nelsonAnnmarie M. "Ann" Nelson, 59, of Haverhill, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Saturday afternoon, Jan. 2, at Merrimack Valley Hospice House.

She was born in Newton, Dec. 29, 1956, daughter of Jim and Marie Mootrey. Nelson worked for many years at Technical Training Foundation in North Andover, a dedicated worker who rarely missed a day. She enjoyed being with her family, going to Disney World, and had a passion for helping others. She was heavily involved with the Pentucket Kiwanis Club of Haverhill and was an avid volunteer.

She leaves her children Heather Nelson, Hannah Suero and husband Aldis, James Nelson and Justin Nelson. She is also survived by her two grandchildren, Jaxson and Savanah Suero; siblings Jim Mootrey and Karen Mootrey.

A private funeral mass will be celebrated in Sacred Hearts Church. Her Celebration of Life takes place Friday, Jan. 8,  at Maria's Galleria, 85 Essex Street, Haverhill beginning at 5 p.m.

Complete notice will follow. Arrangements are by Driscoll Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 309 South Main St.