Marion E. Ashley, age 88, of Moira, and a resident of the Alice Hyde Nursing Home in Malone passed away on Sunday, February 13, 2011.
Marion was born on January 19, 1923 in Fort Covington, the daughter of the late Ernest and Ruth Griffin Ashley. She attended Country School in Fort Covington. For many years she drove tractor trailer in the southern states. She enjoyed crocheting, fishing, and puzzle books. Marion was a member of the Cooks Corners Wesleyan Church.
She is survived by her son, Joseph Ashley of Syracuse; brother Charles Ashley of Fort Covington; and aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Ashley was predeceased by her parents and one daughter in infancy.
Calling Hours will be held at the Flint Funeral Home, Moira, on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. with the funeral services to follow at 5:00 p.m. Rev. Bentley McQuinn will be officiating the services. Spring Burial will take place in Coal Hill Cemetery, Westville.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to the Malone Animal Shelter in Marion’s memory. Arrangements are under the direction of the Flint Funeral Home, Moira.
Online condolences may be made at www.flintfuneralhomeny.com.