Ann Tweddell, 38

Ann (Fox) Tweddell, 38, of Ellwood City passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Heritage Valley Medical Center in Beaver following a courageous battle with cancer.

Born October 11, 1980 in Ellwood City, she was the daughter of Gary and Lisa (Kimpel) Fox of Ellwood City. She was married to Joseph Tweddell for 15 years. They all survive.

Ann graduated from Lincoln High School in 1999. She also graduated from Geneva College with an Engineering Degree. She formerly worked as a Nuclear Engineer at the Beaver Valley Power Station. Currently she managed and was the engraver at Kimpel’s Jewelers in Ellwood City. Ann was a member of the Berean Presbyterian Church. She formerly taught Sunday School at the First United Methodist Church. Ann was very involved with the Cub Scouts and Boy Scout Troop #806 in Ellwood City. She enjoyed making cards and scrap booking. Ann had a big heart and was always eager to help others. Her most cherishing time was spent with family.

In addition to her parents and husband, survivors include a son, Evan Tweddell; brother, Alex (Hayley) Fox of Groton, CT; her in laws, Robb and Glynis Tweddell of Beaver Falls; her maternal grandparents, Bob and Peg Kimpel of Ellwood City; and sister in law, Jennifer (Derrin) Scoggins of New Brighton.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Eugene and Lillian Fox.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, May 8 from 4-8 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home, 200 Fountain Ave. Ellwood City.  Visitation will also be held on Thursday at the Berean Presbyterian Church from 10 am until the time of the funeral service at 11am. Her pastor, Rev. Bruce Gardner will officiate.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Berean Presbyterian Church or Club Hope of Ellwood City.

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23 thoughts on “Ann Tweddell, 38

  1. Sincerest condolences to the Tweddell and Fox families. It is very apparent from the little Alex told me that she was an incredibly courageous woman and one to be admired. Although these days will be hard, celebrate the great woman she was and the mark she has left on all of you!

  2. Joe,
    I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Ann as being a wonderful person and a great mother. My prayers to you and your family.

  3. To the Tweddell family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. I haven’t had the pleasure of meeting Ann in person but feel I know her through talking with Joe. I could tell the love and devotion he has for her. It is hard to find words to comfort someone in this time of need. Just know she is with God and will always be watching over you. My families thoughts and prayers are with yours.
    With all my love and support,
    Mike Buchheit

  4. Lisa and Gary-
    I am sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in the memories you have of her.

  5. Joe… I was so sorry to hear about Ann. My heart goes out to you and your family. I know you will cherish the memories the two of you made together.

  6. Joe,
    Sending my condolences to you and your family. Sorry to hear of your loss. May God comfort you in this difficult time! Praying!

  7. Joe,
    My deepest condolences. I pray that God comforts you during this time of grief.
    Ken Schweikart

  8. Gary and Lisa and family ,Dean and I are so sorry for you’re loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.God Bless

  9. Having been Ann’s pastor for two years, I got to know and appreciate her sweet spirit, joyful demeanor and intelligent approach to faith. I am holding you – her family and friends – in my heart for this great loss. May God comfort you all

  10. Gary & Lisa, So very sorry for your loss. Stay strong through the coming days and week. God Bless Always

  11. Lisa, Gary, Joe, Evan and family – we are so sorry to hear of the loss of Ann. She was a wonderful person who fought hard and will be missed by anyone who knew her. Just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Love you, Chris and Gary

  12. The Kimpel family – we are sorry to hear of Ann’s passing. Know that you are in our prayers. Your friends at The Color Center

  13. The pain and heartache you are enduring cannot even be imagined. We pray that our Lord will bless and comfort you and your family through this difficult time.

  14. May God bless and keep all close and grant comfort. Ann will always be an inspiration and example on how to live a loving caring Christian life despite having burdens and personal challenges to bear daily. She will be with us all as we move through this world until we are all with our Lord in heaven.
    Michael and Claire

  15. To All of the Tweddell, Fox & Kimpel Families: At this time, words cannot take away the pain & grief of your loss. But, your faith in the Lord will carry you forward. Just knowing God reigns Supreme means Ann is in His care and, she is free from pain, beginning a brand new life that, one day, you will share with her. Please know ALL of you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God grant you peace.

  16. I am so sorry to hear of Ann’s passing. We went to high school together and she was always the sweetest person. Sending prayers during this difficult time.

  17. I’m so sorry to hear about your loss, she was an amazing woman. I am blessed to have been a part of her life.

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