Ann Lambdin Beetz, a retried speech pathologist, died Jan. 6 of Huntington’s disease at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium.
She was 68 and had lived in Mays Chapel and in Federal Hill.
Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Pierce James Lambdin, a city auditor, and his wife, Elizabeth Alma Campen.
She grew up in Rodgers Forge and Towson and was a 1967 graduate of Mercy High School. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in speech pathology from Mount St. Agnes College and a master’s degree from Loyola University Maryland.
Ms. Beetz spent 25 years on the faculty at Loyola University Maryland in the Department of Speech Pathology. She served 28 years in Baltimore City Public Schools supervising a cooperative training program between Loyola and public schools. She supervised speech pathology student clinicians in the city school setting.
For 19 years she was a speech language consultant in the Child Psychiatry Department at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
She enjoyed restaurant dining and raising her pet cats.
A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Mitchell Wiedefeld Funeral Home, 6500 York Road in Rodgers Forge.
Survivors include a daughter, Maggie Ann Beetz of Baltimore; a brother, James Lambdin of Rising Sun; two sisters, Susan Lambdin Beattie of Exton, Pa. and Kathleen Lambdin Lindenstruth of Towson. Her marriage to Karl H. Beetz ended in divorce.