Ann G. Candler, a retired Baltimore City Community College English teacher, died Feb. 27 of lung disease at the Blakehurst Retirement Community in Towson. The former longtime Roland Park resident was 91.
The former Ann Gillis Bueschel was born in Baltimore and raised in Charles Village and later in a home on Hawthorn Road in Roland Park. She was the daughter of John W. Bueschel, an attorney, and his wife, Mable Gillis Bueschel, a teacher.
She was a 1945 graduate of Eastern High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in French in 1949 from Goucher College, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. In 1955, she received a master’s degree in education from the Johns Hopkins University.
Mrs. Candler had also attended Peabody Preparatory, where she studied piano and performed in operettas.
From 1950 to 1958, she taught at Hampstead Hill Junior High School and during the 1960s, was a substitute teacher in Baltimore public schools.