Anne Maureen Hartmann, 87, formerly of Gillette, N.J., passed away on Friday April 17th at Sunrise Assisted Living in Basking Ridge, N.J. due to complications arising from Covid-19.
Anne was born on the 4th of July in 1932 to Mary M (Hellen) Hartmann and Ernest Henry Hartmann. She attended the Saint Nicholas of Tolentine School in the Bronx, N.Y. and attended high school at the Mary Immaculate School of Eagle Park in Ossining, N.Y. She attended Fordham University where she obtained an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree in Education, followed by a Master’s degrees in Guidance and Counseling.
Anne spent many years working for the Society for the Propagation of the Faith in New York City under the direction of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen. She then continued her career in education, first working at the Epiphany School in Manhattan for many years prior to moving to Parlin, N.J. to work in the guidance department at the Old Bridge High School. Anne worked for the public school system in New Jersey for 34 years, finally retiring in 2003.
Anne was always an adventurous traveler and a committed volunteer. Throughout her life she journeyed through Europe and Asia and was especially fond of Greece and Japan. She was a committed volunteer on behalf of the American Association of University Women and the Interfaith Council for the Homeless. Anne also volunteered as a counselor in the New York City prison system as a member of the Prison Ministry and devoted much of her time to the Shrine of St. Joseph in Stirling, N.J.
Anne was predeceased by her sister Joan Hartmann Dalton in 2003 her bother Robert Hartmann in 1980. Anne is survived by 8 nieces and nephews: Ann Dalton Marvin of Summit N.J., Jerry Hartmann of Brookfield, WI, Chris Hartmann of Bluffton, S.C., John Hartmann of Glenview, IL, Anne Marie Heffernan of Brookfield, WI, Very Rev. Paul Hartmann of Whitefish Bay,WI, Michael Hartmann of Milwaukee,WI, and Kathy Hartmann Miller of Omaha, NE.