Ann Belding Ekblad, 91, passed away peacefully in Mount Vernon, Washington, on Monday, April 12th at 12:30pm. She is survived by her husband, Gene; her children, Bob, Dave, Andy, Julie and Peter; 18 grandchildren and one great-grandson. There will be a memorial service for Ann at Bethany Covenant Church on Saturday, April 17 at 3:00pm. You are invited to share your condolences and memories of Ann to her family at www.kernfuneralhome.com. A more in-depth posting of the obituary may be found on that website. Arrangements are under the care of Kern Funeral Home, Mount Vernon.