Anna Mae Cole, 91, of Sebring, Fla., died at her home Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
Born July 2, 1922, in Butler, Pa.,to Dora and Fred Solitz, she spent her early career as a secretary working for the U.S. Government, serving at the Pentagon and the Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C. Mrs. Cole moved to Sebring in 1995, coming from Elmira, N.Y. She was a Presbyterian by faith.
Mrs. Cole is survived by her husband, Frank Ruggiero; daughter Michelle Cole and son-in-law, John Groff.
In memory of Mrs. Cole’s life, a celebration service was Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at the Michael A. Brochetti Funeral Home in Lake Placid. The Reverend Dr. Donald Swope celebrated.