Obituaries

Dorothy L. Ashley 1920 - 2008 De Soto

Funeral services for Dorothy L. Ashley, 87, De Soto, were Monday, March 17, at Cedar Crest Memorial Chapel in De Soto.
Mrs. Ashley died Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at Olathe Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 17, 1920, in Adrian, Mo., the daughter of John and Ora Duke.
Mrs. Ashley and her husband, Earl Ashley, drove semitrailers over the road. They later owned and operated the De Soto Grain Co. until they retired in 1976.
She was preceded in death by her husband.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathy Boney, De Soto; a sister, Wilma Schwander, Butler, Mo.; three grandchildren; and a great-grandson.