Ann Peyton Hobson
Peyton Hobson, 64, of High Street, Ipswich, died peacefully on February
11, 2012 in the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers following her
March 29, 1947 in Louisville, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late
Robert Cochran Hobson and Elizabeth Crews Senter. She received her
undergraduate degree from Boston University and her Nurse Practitioner
degree from Simmons College. Ann was a naturalist and athlete. Her eye
for art and love, unsurpassed. She owned and operated Hobson's Gallery
in Ipswich. Many years ago she cooked and share owned Alfalfa
Restaurant in Lexington Kentucky. Many more years ago, Ann traveled and
exhibited her black and white photography. Most recently she was
employed by Boston Healthcare for the Homeless.
is survived by her siblings, Liz Hobson of Lexington, KY, Jane Hobson
Marcus of Long Grove, IL, and Bo Hobson of Asheville, NC, and best
friend, Lea Nation formerly of Ipswich. She also leaves behind her
nephews Sam Hobson, Elijah Martin, and Jesse and Peyton Marcus, godsons
Graham and Alexander Schmidt, and her faithful feline companion Pearl.
family expresses appreciation and admiration
to Ann's many friends for sharing in her life.
A memorial service
celebrating Ann's life will be held on February 18 at Ascension Memorial
Church, 31 County Street, Ipswich at 5:00 pm. Family and friends are
respectfully welcomed. Arrangements are by the Whittier-Porter Funeral
Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made
to Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan Street,
Suite B-102, Danvers, MA. 01923.