Robert William Ascani

Robert William Ascani, 54, of Glasgow, Ky., died Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013.

A native of Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of the late Angelo and Elizabeth Campi Ascani.

He was a machine operator at Akebono of Glasgow.

Survivors include his fiancee, Kathy Froedge, for 27 years they had been the love of each other's lives; two sons, Jeremy Ascani and his girlfriend, Kristie Hunter; Tony Jones and his wife, Mandy; daughter, Leslie Soliderich; brother, Joseph Ascani; a special cousin, James Wolfe; and eight grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ricky Ascani, and one sister, Brenda.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home, Glasgow, Ky., with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to help defray funeral expenses.

For more information, visit

Funeral Home

Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home
801 North Race Street Glasgow, KY 42141
(270) 651-8821

Published in Citizens' Voice on Oct. 18, 2013