Anne Marie Cashman 88, of Fort Myers, FL., formerly of Marblehead, Ma. died on November 9, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on July 28, 1933, in Cambridge, MA, daughter of the late Edward and Mildred (nee Blair) Sullivan. Anne was often the life of the party, and usually the host, Anne enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. Anne was a devout Catholic and found great strength in her faith. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, she was an amazing knitter and one year made 10 Irish knit sweaters for the whole family. She loved to travel with family and friends, especially cruises and traveling through Cape Cod Massachusetts. Known in the community for her cooking and her expert cake decorating. Some of her fondest memories were in Marblehead and being a devoted and loving Nana to her grandchildren.
She is reunited with her beloved husband of 57 years who passed in 2015, Paul “Lovey” Cashman. Anne is survived by her children and their families, Thomas and Julie Cashman, Judith and Andy Robinson of Marblehead, Cynthia Cashman and Jay Snow of Ft. Myers; her siblings, Barbara Sullivan of Cambridge, MA, Mary and William Burke of Boxborough, MA and Margaret Flaherty of Cambridge, MA, her grandchildren, Hunter and Daisha Graves of Lakeville, MA, Matthew Cashman, of Marblehead, MA, Brian Cashman of Marblehead MA, Karissa and Brandon Gansky, Belleview, FL.; and great grandchild Calder Graves. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and a brother-in-law, Leonard Cashman of Grantham, NH.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her son, Richard, and brother Edward “Skippy” Sullivan.
A memorial Mass will be held on Friday December 3, 2021, at Our Lady, Star of the Sea, 85 Atlantic Ave, Marblehead, MA 01945 beginning at 11 AM. Burial private. A celebration will be at Gerry 5, Marblehead after the service beginning at 12:30 PM
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Anne’s name may be made to Angel Fund c/o Gerry 5, 210 Beacon Street, Marblehead, MA 01945 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept 142, Memphis, TN 34148-0142.