Ann Barber Kaltofen, 73, of Manitowish Waters, and formerly of Wheaton, Ill., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at her residence.
Ann was born Oct. 26, 1939, in Aurora, Ill., the daughter of H. Ashley and Ruth (Reid) Barber.
She is survived by her husband, Alvin; one daughter, Kelley DiLeonardi (Frank) of Wheaton, Ill.; her two sons, Steven of Hinkley, Ill., and Michael (Karin) of Summerville, S.C.; three grandchildren, Nick and Ashley DiLeonardi and Carol Ann Kaltofen; her brother, Peter (Linda) Barber of Aurora, Ill.; her sister, Susan (Dan) Preston of Highlands Ranch, Colo.; and by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Joan.
Ann was a lifelong seasonal resident of Manitowish Waters. She loved the four seasons here, swimming, boating and cross country skiing. She also loved entertaining and being with her extended family in the Northwoods.
A Celebration of Life reception for family and friends will be held Tuesday, Sept. 17, 4-6 p.m., at The Bear Bar in Winchester.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the Special Olympics.
Online condolences may be shared at www.nimsgernfuneral.com.
Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services of Woodruff is handling the arrangements.