Edwin J. Ashby

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EDWIN J. ASHBY HIGHLAND, IN Edwin J. Ashby, age 91, of Highland, IN, formerly of Robinson, IL passed away Monday, June 20, 2011. He is survived by his daughter, Melanie Ashby of Highland, IN; granddaughter, Briana Blagojevic of Fort Wayne, IN; great-grandson, Brayden Blagojevic; niece, Lynda (Myrle) Benefiel of Valparaiso, IN; great-niece, Kelly (Sean) Thomas of Valparaiso, IN; great-nephew, Corey (Rebecca) Benefiel of Illinois; and one sister, Gwendolyn Love of Valparaiso, IN. Mr. Ashby was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi; brother, Ernie Ashby; brother-in-law, Joseph Love; and great niece, Tammy Benefiel. Funeral services were private per Edwin's request. He was laid to rest next to his wife, Naomi at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, IN. Mr. Ashby attended the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Highland, IN. He retired from Union Carbide with 43 years of service in 1986. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during WWII and graduated from Robinson High School in Robinson, IL. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel Lawn Funeral Home. Please visit chapellawnfunerals.com.


Published in The Times on June 26, 2011
Arrangements under the direction of:
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