Anne (Annie) R. Collard

June 16, 1932 ~ June 11, 2020 (age 87)



Anne R. Collard “Annie”, 87, of Wells, Maine, formally of Somerville passed away peacefully with her husband by her side on Thursday, June 11th, 2020.  Daughter of the late Margaret and Neil Collard.  Godmother to niece Kelly Golden of Connecticut. Loving stepmother of Darlene Green and her husband Billy of Walpole, MA,  Paul Hussey and his wife Pam of Blackstone, MA, Chris Hussey and his wife Julie of West Roxbury, MA,  Janet Pioccone and her husband John of Dedham, MA,  Judy Kelly and her husband Patrick of Norwood, MA and Catherine Kane and her husband Danny of Medway, MA.  Also survived by 18 step-grandchildren Katrina, Erica and Beth Green, Christopher and Kevin Hussey, Mathew, James, Timothy and Luke Hussey, Joshua and Hannah Pioccone, Sarah, Amanda and Patrick Kelly and Tyler, Alex, Max and Jonathan Kane and 5 step-great-grandchildren Kelly and Derek Jimenez and Matthew and Madeline Green and Ryan Hussey.

Anne was a dedicated post office worker for 37 years in Boston.  Anne had a love for birds especially feeding them crumbs from bread she collected along her way.  She volunteered throughout her life visiting nursing homes and visiting the sick.  She was extremely thoughtful and generous.  She was a devout Catholic and attended church daily before her illness.  She never forgot birthdays and made sure cards arrived on time. She loved living in her home with her husband Dan in Wells, Maine for the last 20 years.

Visiting hours Sunday will be held Sunday, June 21 from 2-4pm at the Johnson Funeral Home, 26 Market Street, North Berwick, ME.  A funeral Mass will be held on Monday, June 22 at 1 pm at  St. Mary’s 236 Eldridge Road Wells, ME.  Burial will be in the Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery in Springvale, ME on June 23 at 11AM.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home, North Berwick, ME. Condolences may be expressed at

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June 21, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Johnson Funeral Home
26 Market Street
North Berwick, ME 03906

Funeral Mass
June 22, 2020

1:00 PM
St. Mary's Catholic Church
236 Eldridge Road
Wells, ME 04090

June 23, 2020

11:00 AM
Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery (Springvale)

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