Anne Phillips Scharf, a former city teacher, world traveler and writer, died Monday at Baltimore County General Hospital after a stroke. She was 85.
Services for Mrs. Scharf were being held today at the Sterling Ashton Funeral Home, 736 Edmondson Ave. Born in Baltimore, she was a graduate of Eastern High School and Goucher College, where she majored in education.
From 1930 to 1946, she taught in the city school system, primarily kindergarten. She worked in schools in Forest Park, Highlandtown, Curtis Bay and South Baltimore.