HELEN C. ASHE (Age 84)  

Passed away peacefully on Monday, September 3, 2018 surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, Oliver Richard Ashe. Born and raised in the Jackson Heights area of New York City and was a graduate of The College of New Rochelle. She is survived by three siblings, seven children, 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She had a life-long teaching career, including assignments in Okinawa, Japan; New York City and Fairfax County, Virginia. She was a beloved teacher of young children for over 20 years at Parkwood School in Vienna, VA and treasured her time teaching English as a second language to adults.
The family will receive friends at the Money & King Funeral Home, 171 W. Maple Ave., Vienna, VA, on Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. Mass of christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, 8601 Wolftrap Rd., Vienna, VA. Inurnment at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery. The online guestbook is available at

Funeral Home

Money and King Funeral Home
171 Maple Avenue W Vienna, VA 22180
(703) 938-7440

Published in The Washington Post from Sept. 5 to Sept. 7, 2018