services for Carol Ashley, age 62, of Ogdensburg will be held on Saturday, May
23, 2009, at St. Mary’s Cathedral 9:30 a.m. with Fr. Terry LaValley
officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be held
on Friday, May 22, 2009, from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Frary
Funeral Home. Mrs. Ashley passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at home
surrounded by her loving family.
Ashley is survived by her husband, Wayne of Ogdensburg; one daughter Carrie Putman
and her husband, Michael, of Clay, NY; one son, Darrell Perrine of Ogdensburg;
two step-children, Colleen Ashley and her companion, Craig Awan, of Ogdensburg,
and Patrick Ashley of Ogdensburg; one sister, Margaret Paradis of Ogdensburg;
two brothers, Donald Edwards of Ogdensburg, and Robert Edwards of Skaneateles
Falls, NY; and eight grandchildren,
Michael Putman, Brandon Putman, Jena Putman, Nikki Perrine, Sharon Perrine,
Jacob Awan, Jaedyn Awan, and Abby Ashley. She was predeceased by a son, James
Perrine in 1991, three brothers, Leroy, Richard, and Ronald Edwards; and three
sisters, Eleanor Emmons, Patricia Moore, and Barbara Bradish.
Ashley was born on July 19, 1946 in Ogdensburg, the daughter of Grenville and
Anna Lalonde Edwards. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy. She attended
Mater Dei and graduated with a degree in social services. She then attended LaPonto’s School of
Cosmetology and held a NYS cosmetology license. She married Wayne Ashley on
July 31, 1988 at the Granview with George Silver officiating. She worked at the Granview for over ten years,
and then became the manager of Twin Bridges where she retired due to illness in
2006 after thirteen years of service. She enjoyed cooking, playing cards with
friends, visiting the casino, watching old classic movies, and spending time
with her grandchildren.
contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley or the Ogdensburg
Volunteer Rescue Squad.