Anne M. Bathon

Anne M. Bathon

October 11, 1958  –  December 31, 2013

Spring Grove
Anne M. Bathon, age 55, passed away suddenly at York Hospital at 12:40 pm on December 31, 2013 after an accident on her farm.

Anne was born in Hanover on October 11, 1958 and was the daughter of the late Thomas A. Bathon and Georgia M. (Harrell) Bathon. She graduated from Spring Grove High School class of 1976. After graduating she attended Peg Horn Cosmetology School in Hanover and also earned her Real Estate License. Anne always had a love for horses and ran the Buffalo Springs Horse Farm since 1981. She was known for riding lessons and barrel racing lessons and more recently started trail rides and carriage rides for wedding and other special occasions. She had won numerous awards for Rodeo and Barrel racing and was a member of American Professional Rodeo Assoc., National and International Barrel Racing Assoc. and the International Professional Rodeo Association.

She is survived by her loving daughter Lacy Delp and her fiancé’ Dwight Wilt Jr; her cherished granddaughter Georgia Grace Wilt; her brother Thomas J. Bathon and wife Darlene of Hanover and her sister Teresa (Bathon) Unger and husband Jerry of York.

A funeral service in celebration of her life will be held on Saturday at 3:00 pm at Irwin-Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC, 175 N Main St., Spring Grove with Pastor Tom G. Shelley officiating. A viewing will be held on Saturday from 1-3 PM pm at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Margaret Moul Home, 2050 Barley Rd., York PA 17408 or the York County SPCA, 3159 N. Susquehanna Trail, York PA 17406.

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