Obituary: Anne Bitner Elwood Dies

Obituary: Anne Bitner Elwood Dies

Anne Bitner Elwood, died at home in Alexandria, on Oct. 4. Born June 10, 1944 in Butler, Pa., Anne graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. and also held a Master’s Degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pa.

An ardent traveler and avid reader, she had been active in community affairs following her retirement from several careers including teaching, stock-brokering, accounting, and restaurant management. She was a member of the Junior League of Washington, D.C., past President of the TWIG Auxiliary of INOVA Alexandria Hospital, past President of the Mount Vernon Republican Women’s Club, past President of the Belle Haven Women’s Club, and past Treasurer of the Alexandria Historical Society.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Alexandria, and an auxiliary member of Trinity-by-the-Cove Episcopal Church, Naples, Fla.

She is survived by her husband, William E. Elwood, of Alexandria, as well as a son, W. Edward Elwood, Jr.; a daughter, Stacy Anne Elwood; and two grandchildren, all of Atlanta, Ga.

Interment will be at Arlington Cemetery on Nov. 2, preceded by a memorial service at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Alexandria.