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Minnie Lee Ashmore
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1925
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 2004
Grass Valley
Nevada County
California, USA

Visitation for family and friends of Minnie Lee Ashmore of Grass Valley will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Grass Valley. A rosary will follow at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church and will be officiated by Father Nicholas Phelan. Graveside services will follow at Greenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Grass Valley.

Ms. Ashmore died Thursday, Jan. 22, in Grass Valley. She was 78.

She was born Dec. 12, 1925, in Oklahoma to Guy and Bessie Fay (Lynch) Ashmore. She attended the University of California, Berkeley and graduated from the Holy Names College. She had been a public school teacher for the Marysville Joint Unified School District for 30 years.

She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, the Third Order Dominican Tertiary, and the Young Ladies Institute. She enjoyed gardening, computers, hiking and reading.

She is survived by her sisters Lois Ferentz and Yvonne Ashmore; friends Helen and Jim Shearer; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and one uncle.

She was preceded in death by her father, Guy Ashmore, in 1978; mother, Bessie Ashmore, in 2002; and brother, Roy Sterling Ashmore.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. 
Greenwood Memorial Cemetery
Grass Valley
Nevada County
California, USA
Created by: Kellybee
Record added: Oct 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16198244
Minnie Lee Ashmore
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Minnie Lee Ashmore
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