Ann B. Ault, 92

Ann B. Ault, 92, passed away peacefully on Dec. 20, 2019, in Ashburn, Va. She was born in Washington, D.C. on April 6, 1927, to Beatrice King and James Tracy Brady Sr.

She was a compassionate, disciplined and intelligent woman, blessed with a life well-lived. She raised her family in Kensington, Md., Berwyn, Pa., and Grosse Pointe Park, Mich., returning to northern Virginia in 1981 before enjoying several years of coastal living in Delaware. Ault was devoted to her Catholic faith, particularly to Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton and the Blessed Mother.

Raised in Washington, D.C., Ault graduated from Immaculata College High School and Dunbarton College of the Holy Cross. Later, she earned a master’s degree in library science from Wayne State University and worked as a librarian in Detroit. Volunteerism was a major part of her life, and she contributed to many charitable and civic efforts in all of her home communities.

Ault was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, John “Jack” Ault, her parents, and her brother, James T. Brady Jr. She is survived by five children, John and his wife, Sue, Andy and his wife, Kathy, Terry Weipert and husband, Dennis, Tracy and husband, Dave Richardson, and Mary Kampman and her husband, Dean; 14 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and many cherished relatives; and good friends from Ashby Ponds, Ocean View, Del., and McLean, Va.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday Jan. 4, 2020, at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Catholic Church in McLean, Va. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.