MOUNT VERNON — Ann Charlotte Titus-Gill, of 106 E. Curtis St., Mount Vernon, died Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, following an extended battle with cancer. She was 73.
Ann was a retired “special education” teacher; one of the pioneer teachers in that field in Ohio, having taught in Arlington, Mount Vernon and the Marengo systems as well as having several prize winning special demonstration projects in New Hampshire and Maine. She was the owner and director of the Country Day School at the Theological Seminary in Delaware, Ohio.
Ann was born in Mount Vernon, and was the daughter of Dr. Paul and Catherine Titus, of Gambier, where she was raised. A 1954 graduate of Mount Vernon High School, she was a graduate from Miami University in 1958 and Ohio State’s Special Education certificate program. At Miami University, she was a member of Delta Gamma Society and previously the Phi Iota Society in Mount Vernon.
She is survived by her husband, Canon Charles Gill; her children, John Charles Ewalt of Columbus, David Cameron Ewalt of Winston Salem, N.C., and Gretchen Ann Moore, R.N. of North Ridgeville, Ohio; four grandchildren; a sister, Miriam Wickham of Marshfield, Mass.; and a brother, Charles Titus of Reston, Va.
A memorial service will be held at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Gambier at a later date to be announced. She will have a private burial in The Kenyon Cemetery with her family.
Memorial donations may be made in her name to The Church of the Holy Spirit, 100 Park St., Gambier, OH 43022.
The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is handling the funeral arrangements for the Titus-Gill family. To express a condolence or share a memory with the family, please visit the funeral home’s website at www.dilleylasater.com.