Rochester, NY: On April 10, 2023 at age 88, Anna Maria Byers (Ann), loving wife, mother, and grandmother left this world and was greeted in Heaven by her parents, Johann and Amelia Ach, and brother, Eduard Ach.
Born in Etzgersrieth, Bavaria, Germany, Ann moved to the United States in 1958 settling in Rochester, New York where she met her beloved Gene. They moved to Chili in 1963 and started their family. Ann was a long-time member of St. Helen’s Catholic Church, volunteering at the school and singing in the choir. She enjoyed ceramics, knitting, gardening, and traveling. She especially enjoyed dancing the polka, throwing parties, and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Eugene; son, Carl (Kristin) Byers, daughter, Doreen (Ed) Falkowski, and five grandchildren, Edward III (Kelly) Falkowski, Samantha Falkowski, Karlainan Byers, Kwynn Byers, and Charles Byers; her siblings in Germany, Erna Wohlfarth and Elsie Ziegler, and Hans Ach; and many loving family and friends.
She will be remembered for her smile and for her laughter.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, April 22nd at St. John the Evangelist Church, 55 Martha Street, Spencerport, NY at 10 am. A Rite of Committal and burial will follow at St. John’s Cemetery, 10 Glen Cairn Court.
Dear Gene, Children and Grand Children,
We know Annamarie since we immigrated into this Country and became friends for life. and had fun.
Now it is time to go God Bless You , Auf Wiederzehen your Dear Friends Marga and Alex
Dearest Carl and Kristen..
Jess and I were sad to hear of your Mom’s passing. We were privileged to have met her and shared time with her and your Dad over the years. We send our love, hugs and prayers to all of you. We are here if you need us!
Dear Eugene, Carl and Doreen, grieving relatives,
Herewith we want to express our heartfelt condolences to you.
We are thinking about you and wishing you comfort and peace.
Aunt Ann was an amazing person! We are grateful to have had the privilege of knowing her.
Sharing your sadness,
Andreas Ach with Family,
Mechthild (Ach) Zwack with Family,
Eduard Ach with Family,
Marieluise (Ach) Feneis, with Family,
We all are meeting for a memorial service for aunt Ann in our church in Etzgersrieth.
Dear Eugene, Carl and Doreen,
we wish you our sincere condolences. We are thinking about you and wishing you comfort and peace. We light a candle in Memory of.
Johann Ach (Brother) with Irmgard
Birgit Fronius (Ach) with Family
Dear Eugene, Carl and Doreen,
We are very sorry to hear about Aunt Ann’s passing and send you our sincere condolences.
Aunt Ann will always have a place in our heart.
Erna Wohlfarth (sister)
Doris Albrecht and Elisabeth Hillinger with family
Dearest Eugene, Doreen, Carl and families,
John joins me in sending you our deepest condolences with the passing of Ann. We feel privileged to have known her from your visits to Callander and North Bay.
You will miss her deeply and know that you gave her the best care possible.
If you get a chance to come north again we would love to see you. Sending love to you all. Love Wanda and John