Ann was born on Nov. 7, 1937, in Plymouth, to Paul P. and Clara E. ‘Betty’ (Surma) Stockinger.
Ann’s greatest joy was being a wife, mother and grandmother. She will be fondly remembered by all who loved her.
Ann is survived by her daughter: Shari (Thomas) Nowicki, Plymouth; her son: Gale (Chris) Bloom, South Bend, Ind.; three grandchildren: Daniel, Jia and Lauren.
She was preceded in passing by her husband: Terry R. Bloom; and her daughter: Kelly Bloom.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, at Van Gilder Funeral Home located at 300 West Madison Street, Plymouth. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to: The Immanuel Lutheran Church, 6835 Union, Rd., Plymouth, IN 46563 or The Center for Hospice Care, 112 S. Center Street, Plymouth, IN 46563