PELHAM COUNTY, N.Y. -- Ann Conroy Randall, beloved mother and grandmother, died peacefully in Chatham on Aug. 5.
Ann is survived by two children, Regina Crayhon and Walter Conroy; a daughter-in-law, Alexandra Conroy; and two grandchildren, James and George Conroy.
Ann was predeceased by her husband John Randall and her son Robert Crayhon. Born in Mt. Vernon on March 9, 1933 to Regina and Joseph Genteman, Ann grew up in Pelham with her brother, Robert Genteman, who predeceased her.
Ann attended Pelham High School and New York University. While she was raising her three children, Ann obtained her Masters Degree in Social Work at Hunter College. She began her career as a clinical social worker at New York Hospital in White Plains and was instrumental in developing groundbreaking family therapy techniques throughout her career.
Ann continued a successful career as a clinical therapist in private practice, living and teaching in and around Pelham. After relocating to Cape Cod in 1997 with her husband John Randall, Ann concentrated on her passion, painting. She painted in watercolor, oil and acrylic and exhibited and sold her paintings in local galleries across Cape Cod.
Ann will be remembered by all who knew her for her intellect, imagination, and humor. A Memorial Service is planned for Saturday, Sept. 26, 1 p.m, at the Unitarian Universalist Meeting House in Chatham, MA. Ann loved Cape Cod and its wildlife. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to Cape Cod Wild Care, 10 Smith Lane, Eastham, MA 02642 (wildcarecapecod.org).