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Dorothy Ash Obituary


Dorothy Roberta Ash, 72, Brookfield, died Sunday, June 1 1997, at Boone Hospital Center, Columbia.


She was born June 27, 1924, in Chicago, Ill., daughter of Raymond and Fayola (Shattuck) Lake. She married Donald Wallace Ash Oct. 22, 1949. He preceded her in death Jan. 20, 1981.


Survivors include one son and daughter in law, Robert and Debbie Ash of Brookfield; on daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Mike Ladewig of Zion, Ill.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one brother Bud Lewis, of Fresno, Calif.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Laurie and Walter Mortz of Thousand Palms, Calif., and Donna and Gary Pierce of Chaska, Minn., and other relatives.


She was also preceded in death by her parents, and a son-in-law.


Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 1997, at Meadville Cemetery with Father Tom Duggan officiating.  Visitation will begin after 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, 1997 at Wright-Baker-Hill Funeral Home, Brookfield. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 that evening.


Brookfield Daily News Bulletin June 2, 1997