Anne Elizabeth Ayuso, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on February 6, 2024, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, NC. She was born on April 27, 1934, in Brooklyn, NY. Anne lived a long and fulfilling life, reaching the age of 89 years.
Anne’s greatest joy in life came from her family, and she cherished every moment spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She found solace and happiness in simple pleasures, such as engaging in card games and observing the beauty of birds feeding in her backyard, particularly cardinals.
Anne is preceded in death by her loving husband, Richard H. Ayuso. Together, they created a wonderful life filled with love and devotion. Their bond was unbreakable, and now they are reunited for eternity.
Left to cherish Anne’s memory are her devoted sons, Dr. Richard Ayuso and his wife Jill, and Michael Ayuso and his wife Eileen. Anne’s legacy lives on through her grandchildren, Max and his wife Ashley, Joseph and his wife Ashley, Ariana and her husband Oliver, Hannah, Dylan, Rachel and her husband Taylor, Jacob, Amanda, and Peter. She was also blessed with four great-grandchildren, Emma, Marshall, William, and James.
To honor and celebrate Anne’s life, a Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 26, 2024, 11:00 a.m. at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Palmyra, VA. Interment will follow at Culpeper National Cemetery in Culpeper, VA.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that memorial donations be made to the Novant Health Zimmer Cancer Center at the link above at “Memorial Gifts and Donations”, as Anne believed in supporting causes aimed at helping others.
Anne Elizabeth Ayuso will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. Her warm presence and unwavering love touched the lives of many, leaving behind a legacy of compassion, strength, and dedication to family. May her soul find eternal peace.
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