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Lois M. Lawrence Ashley
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1923
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 2011
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA

Lois M. Ashley, 88, of Massena passed away on November 29, 2011 at Massena Memorial Hospital. She was born on June 20, 1923 in Louisville, the daughter of Samuel and Flossie (Wells) Lawrence. Lois married Ancel "Peanut" J. Ashley, on July 6, 1940 at Church of the Sacred Heart Rectory with Rev. Gerald Kellogg presiding. Mr. Ashley predeceased her on October 21, 1986.

Survivors include two daughters and four sons, Sharlene and husband Eugene Kargus of Appleton, WI, Linda and Francis "Bucky" Oakes both of Massena, Wayne and wife Mary of Massena, Leonard and wife Mary Jane of Stillwater, Raymond and wife Effie and Halfmoon, and Bernard and wife Cathy of Massena; 19 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

At one time Lois was employed as a waitress for the Silver Grill Restaurant in Massena. During World War II she was briefly employed at Alcoa. When Lois's family had grown she was employed as a sales clerk for Ames Department Store, and also was an Avon Representative. During the Seaway Construction Lois and her husband "Peanut" took in boarders. She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Church.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. A Mass of Resurrection will be held on Friday, December 2, 2011 at the Church of the Sacred Heart at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.

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  Ancel Ashley (1916 - 1986)
  Bernard Lawrence Michael Ashley (1950 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Calvary Cemetery
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
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I'm sorry I never got to say goodbye to you and I wasn't able to get to NY for the funeral. But I know your in a better place, a new lifetime with no pain.
- Christine Ashley
 Added: Dec. 1, 2011

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