Ann Slad

Ann Mary DeBartolo Slad

September 28, 1924 ~ August 3, 2015

Ann Mary DeBartolo Slad, 90, passed away peacefully Monday, August 3, 2015, at Spring Arbor Assisted Living in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Ann was born September 28, 1924, in Lozorno, Czechoslovakia to the late Anthony and Anna Karovic.

She immigrated to the United States in 1939 and settled in Chicago, Illinois. For over forty years she worked in the telecommunications industry at Kellogg Switchboard and Western Electric.

In 1986, she and husband Robert retired to Sequim, Washington where Ann enjoyed gardening, traveling, camping, fishing and pinochle.

Mrs. Slad was preceded in death by her husband Robert A. Slad.

She is survived by her son, Michael (Janet) DeBartolo; step-sons Thomas (Cindy) Slad and Robert (Lisa) Slad; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Interment will be at Sequim View Cemetery in Sequim, Washington.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of Spring Arbor of Greensboro, North Carolina, Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, Dr. Ronald Polite and Dr. Mark Phillips, for the wonderful care given to Ann.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, 2500 Summit Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27405.

Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel is assisting the family of Mrs. Slad with arrangements. Online condolences may be made to