Rochester, NH – Ann M. Hatch, 77, of Rochester, passed away with her family by her side on March 9th, 2022, after a hard fought battle. Ann was born in Kittery, ME to the late Alvin and Isabella (Gallagher) Ricker. She was predeceased by her brother Paul Ricker, her sister Patricia Lane and her daughter Kimberly Hatch.
She is survived by her partner of 41 years, Ann Neri and their children Paula Hatch Richey of Rochester, David Hatch and wife Diane of Shapleigh, ME, Paul Hatch and wife Melonie of Florida, and Christopher Neri of Raymond. She was the proud grandmother of 16, a great grandmother of 19 plus a 20th to be expected and the great great grandmother of one.
She is also survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Joan and Sherill Booker of Florida, a brother and sister-in-law Robert and Rachel Ricker of Florida and a brother and sister-in-law Lance and Elaine Ricker of New York and several nieces and nephews.
Ann graduated from Stratham Technical School and went on to be an LPN, an EMT and worked for the American Red Cross. Medicine was a big part of her life. She also held many jobs along the way as well as being an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary of Rochester. She made many cherished friendships throughout her life.
She will be greatly missed by all.
A celebration of life will be held in July of 2022.