New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | November 17, 2019

Mary Ellen Rose Ackermann

Ackermann

Mary Ellen Rose Ackermann, 81, of Charles City, Virginia, and formerly of Madera, California, passed away suddenly on Nov. 2, 2019.

Mary was a writer, artist, master gardener, and college professor who was affectionately known by her neighborhood kids as “Grandma.”

Mary Ellen survived by her son, David Ackermann; daughter, Lara Templin; her husband, Jay; grandson, Gordon Templin; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Heritage Public Library. Tributes may be posted at www.vincentfh.com.