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Obituary for Anne Ashton (Kerr)

Ashton, Anne

Passed away peacefully, in hospital, at Perth on May 3, 2017 in her 92nd year. Anna (Anne) Therese (nee Kerr) was predeceased by her husband Gerald Ashton in 1999. She was the devoted mother of Robert (Maureen) of Brockville, Edward (Phillis) of Perth and Beverley (Eric) Falkenberg of Elizabethtown. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Anne was predeceased by siblings Harold (Rita), Leo (Pearl), Margaret, Mary (Shirley) Fournier, Lillian (Floyd) Young, William (Josephine), Francis (Mary, Catherine, Iris, Lorna), Loretta, Joseph, Charles (Carmel), Clifford (Maccie), and Robert (Patricia). Anne will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends.

Family and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Blair and Son Funeral Home, 15 Gore Street West, Perth on Friday, May 5th from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. John's Roman Catholic Church, 38 Wilson Street East, Perth on Saturday, May 6th at 1:30 pm followed by interment in St. Bridget Cemetery, Stanleyville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the CNIB will be gratefully acknowledged. Send condolences, place a donation, light a memory candle or share a special thought of Anna online at

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