Ashley Lynn Wickert, 25, of Geneva, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013, at UH Geneva Medical Center.
She was born Sept. 8, 1987, at Euclid General Hospital to Gail (Wilson) and David Wickert.
Ashley was a 2005 graduate of Madison High School. While in her senior year, she discovered early on a passion for helping others. She began working for the Madison Fire Department at the age of 17 and went on to become a certified paramedic. Ashley also worked as a dispatcher with Community Care Ambulance. Hard-working and dedicated to her profession, Ashley lived her life in the service of others.
She is survived by her parents, Gail and David Wickert of Madison; sister, Angie Wickert of Kent; maternal grandmother, Betty Wilson of Madison; paternal grandparents, Barbara and Robert Wickert of Madison; uncles, Dan (Vicki) Wilson of Mentor, Bob (Colleen) Wilson of Madison, Tim (Karin) Wilson of Columbus, Terry (Theresa) Wilson of Mentor and Matt (Pat) Wickert of Painesville; aunts, Patricia (Dave) Lawson of Painesville, Ann Wickert of Madison, Amy (Rick) Miller of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and many cousins and close friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Daniel Wilson.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River St., Madison.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the funeral home. Pastor Harry Buch of Central Congregational Church will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Madison Fire District, 33 North Lake St., Madison, OH 44057.