Anna L. Baird, Parsippany School Crossing Guard, passed away


PARSIPPANY — Anna L. (nee-Ryan) Baird, 90, passed away on Sunday, October 1 at her home in Lake Hiawatha.

Anna was born and raised in Newark before moving to Lake Hiawatha in 1962.

Anna was a School Crossing Guard for 50 years for the Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department.

She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the District 5 Fire Department.

Anna loved baking her “Mema Cookies” and they will be truly missed in her community.

She was predeceased by her husband, Robert M. (September 29, 1982) and her son, Jack (February 27, 1999).

Survivors include her son, Robert M. and his wife, Colleen; her daughter, Lorraine Nyegaard and her husband, Doug; her sister, Aileen Ryan; her grandchildren: Ronan and Jackson Baird, Anais Barrow and her husband, Danny, Colton Nyegaard and his wife, Melody, and Schuyler Nyegaard; and her great- granddaughter, Marisol Barrow.

In lieu of flowers please make donations in her memory to District 5 Fire Department. 180 Old Bloomfield Ave, Parsippany, NJ 07054.

Arrangements were handled by Par-Troy Funeral Home.