Ann Morris Aydelotte, age 85, of Wawaset Park, Wilmington, DE, passed away on November 27, 2021.
A graduate of the Tatnall School and Bryn Mawr College, Mrs. Aydelotte had been a specialist in the French manuscripts collections at Hagley Library and an editor at Scholarly Resources. She continued as a free-lance editor, chiefly for the University of Notre Dame Press. She had volunteered for the spring guide program at Winterthur Museum for fifteen years. A lifelong member of Trinity Episcopal Church, she served on the Altar Guild and Vestry. She was also a member of the University and Whist Club, which her father had joined in 1924, the Alliance Françoise, and the Junior League of Wilmington. Her interests included historic houses, architecture, and interior design, with an ongoing love for learning.
The daughter of the late Lawrence Charles Morris and Marian Truax Morris, Mrs. Aydelotte was predeceased by her husband of forty-two years, Charles J. Aydelotte Jr., and by her brother, Lawrence C. Morris, Jr. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Meredith Prince Morris of Wilmette, IL, her niece, Meredith Ann Morris and her husband Don Maveety, of Lockport, IL, her niece Lydia P. Morris and her husband, Jeffrey Muchnick, of Brooklyn, NY, and two great nephews, Alexander and Benjamin Muchnick.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Trinity Episcopal Parish, 1108 North Adams Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. Burial will be private at Lower Brandywine Cemetery.