Ann Martin Ketterer Pace
March 2, 1931 – November 3, 2018
Ann Martin Ketterer Pace, 87, passed away Saturday morning November3, 2018 due to complication after a 7 year struggle due to a massive stroke. Memorial Service: 3pm Saturday November 10, 2018 at Genesis United Methodist Church, 7635 S. Hulen St. Fort Worth 76133. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to Compassus Hospice 2630 W. Freeway, suite 130. 76102, or to the Genesis United Methodist Church youth mission fund. Ann was born March 2, 1931 in Ashland Kentucky to Leonard Martin Ketterer and Sara Frances Ketterer. She has been a longtime resident of Fort Worth since February 1957. She and her husband Robert came to Fort Worth after Robert got a job as an Electrical Engineer at General Dynamics. Ann was a dedicated care giver always wanting to put others first. She worked in the church nursery for over 20 years. She then spent over 30 years caring for the elderly by being a home care giver and Hospice Volunteer. She baked countless chocolate chip cookies and batches of peanut brittle to give to everyone she met, giving her the nick name of " The Cookie Lady". Ann was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert; sisters, Sue Cooper, and Alice Jean Gibson. She is survived by her two sons, Nelson Pace and wife Barbara, and David Pace and wife, Karen; granddaughter, Noel Francesconi, and husband Kyle; and great grandson, Kayden; along with numerous step-grandchildren, step great-grandchildren and loving family and friends.
- Memorial Service Saturday, November 10, 2018