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Anna Hunter

• Mar 7, 2018 at 12:00 AM

“Anna” Doreen Madeleine Hunter, age 90, passed away Saturday morning, March 3, 2018, in Grand Haven, Michigan. She was born in Jersey, Channel Islands, England, on May 4, 1927, to Henry and Madeleine (Thomas) Le Marquand.

Anna graduated from nursing school in Jersey, and at the age of 25 joined the British Army. She served with the Queen Alexander Nursing Corps for seven years, obtaining the rank of captain. She returned to Jersey, where she was the sister of the Infectious Disease Ward at Overdale Hospital. She moved to Spring Lake, Michigan, in 1993. She managed the Cardio Rehab class at the Grand Haven YMCA and was an outpatient volunteer at North Ottawa Community Hospital.

Anna was a humanitarian at heart. She was an avid reader and loved animals; especially birdwatching and hedgehogs. She also enjoyed tennis, horse racing and football. She will be lovingly missed by her son, John Hunter; daughter, Sarah (Ned Silverman) Hunter; three grandchildren: Zoltan, Louise and Avi; and brother, Francis (Margaret) Le Marquand.

A Celebration of Anna’s Life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Christian Haven Home (704 Pennoyer Ave.). Memorials in memory of Anna may be directed to Heaven Can Wait Animal Haven. Anna’s cremated remains will be interred at the Jersey Crematorium in St. Helier, Jersey. You may sign her online guestbook at www.sytsemafh.com.

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