Obituary: Anna Jane Hope, 94, formerly of Shelton

Anna Jane Hope, 94, formerly of Shelton, bank teller for the Derby Savings Bank at the Huntington Branch, wife of Herbert W. Hope Jr., died Dec. 23, 2015 at The Villages of Rockville Health Care Center, Rockville, Md.

Born in New Haven on Sept. 15, 1921, daughter of the late Leonard and Selma Olson Priest.  Besides her husband, she is survived by her children, Sally Beth Buckner and her husband, Leigh of Maryland, and Ward Hope and his wife, Beth of Shelton; grandchildren, Thomas Hope of Milford, Christopher Hope of Shelton and a great-grandson, Andrew Hope.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 21, 10 a.m., in the Huntington Lawn Cemetery, 24 Lane St., Shelton.

Memorial contributions: The Beardsley Zoo 1875 Noble Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06610.

Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, Ansonia.