SHARON, MASS. – Ann F. Taubman died Nov. 7 at Newbridge on the Charles in Dedham, Massachusetts. She was the beloved wife of the late Stephen E. Kolitz for 10 years. Born in Brooklyn, New York, a daughter of Marcia (Mutchnick) Gerstein and the late Harold Gerstein, she had lived in Sharon.
Ann was a physical therapist at Norwood Hospital for over 35 years, retiring seven years ago. She was a member of Temple Emanu-El and a former member of Temple Israel.
She was the devoted mother of Andrew Taubman and his wife, Jenny, of Westport, Connecticut, Lisa Blount and her husband, Jason, of Plymouth, Massachusetts, and Sarah Kolitz and her partner, Jonathan Mintz, of Cambridge, Massachusetts. She was the dear sister of Bernice Weiner of Providence and Arthur Gerstein of Norwalk, Connecticut. She was the loving grandmother of Ethan, Zachary and Rachel Lily.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02115.