Lydia A. Ashley, age 84, nee Baumgart, wife of the late William A. Ashley; devoted mother of Kathleen (Bruce) Pope and the late William Arthur Ashley; proud grandmother of Jason, Sarah, Stacy and Jennife; fond great-grandmother of Sophia and Colton; dear aunt of Mary Lou Ulkeja, Bill Joswick, Elaine Seelye, Eddie Hvorick and Joe Hvorick; great-aunt of many. Lydia was a retired Librarian of Hillside School. Visitation Thursday, 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. at Blake-Lamb Funeral Home, 5015 Lincoln Ave., Lisle, (on Rt. 53, 1/2 mile south of Ogden). Cremation will be private. Memorials to Alzheimer's Association will be appreciated. For service information call 630-964-9392.