Anna T. Springer, an Anneslie homemaker who was known for her baked goods, died of Alzheimer's disease Sunday at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. She was 94.
The daughter of Joseph Timko, a coal miner, and Anna Gyurko Timko, a homemaker, Anna Timko was born in Eckley, Pa., and raised in the anthracite coal communities of eastern Pennsylvania.
After graduating in 1940 from Foster Township High School in Freeland, Pa., she moved to Baltimore and went to work at Bendix Radio Corp. in Towson.
She later met and fell in love with John E. Springer, a baker whose family owned and operated John C. Springer Cakes and Pastries in the 2200 block of E. Monument St.