Ann Marie Berghausen (nee Walter), devoted wife of Thomas Berghausen, loving mother of Jonathan and Hilary Reddy (Karthik), and dear sister of Carolyn Hendrickson (Gil), Dory Wilmot (Jack) and Jerry Walter, passed away on May 27, 2022 at the age of 68 with her family by her side. Ann was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in nearby Maryland. She graduated from the Academy of Holy Cross in Kensington, MD and Mt. St. Joseph University in Cincinnati, OH. After college, she stayed in Cincinnati where she met her husband Tom and they raised their family. As the proud mother of Jonathan and Hilary, Ann was their constant cheerleader and supporter, never missing a special day and always making sure they felt loved. Ann also sought out opportunities to help others as a licensed social worker and volunteering in the community. She was a strong advocate for women's rights and was active in various women's groups. In her retirement years, Ann and Tom spent much of their time in Seabrook Island, SC where she enjoyed the island life and the history, arts, culture and culinary scene of nearby Charleston. She also loved to travel and was always planning their next trip.
Ann will be remembered for her love of family, her quick wit and quirky sense of humor, her vibrant spirit and zest for life, and her love of holidays and celebrations. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. www.springgrove.org