OGDENSBURG / MORRISTOWN -- Carolyn J. Ashley age 89 passed away on September 22, 2023, at the Martin Linsin Residence surrounded by her family.
She was born October 1, 1933, in Ogdensburg, NY a daughter of the late William and Cora (Matott) Dupree.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her son, Richard Ashley, Jr.; sister, Vivian McCaffrey; brothers,Henry, Harold, Larry, and William Dupree.
She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Richard Joseph “Joe”, Sr. whom she married on October 17, 1953; daughter, Michelle (Brian) Hofstra; grandchildren, Amy (Brian) Aina, Jason (Lindsay) Hernandez, Bryan (Gi Gi) Hofstra; several great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
There are no prior calling hours.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery in Ogdensburg, NY.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Orleans, 14080 NY-31, Albion NY 14411.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Albion.
To share a special memory of Carolyn, visit www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com.