Mrs. Theda C. Ashley, age 88, died Sunday, September 23, 2012, at her home in Gloversville.
She was born July 14, 1924, in Mayfield, the daughter of the late Glenard and Lena Mae Tomlinson. She was a member of Faith Tabernacle, Johnstown, serving the Lord with her nephew and niece, John and Rose Brunetto.
Mrs. Ashley was married to Charles H. Ashley, who died in July 1974. Survivors include: five children, Charles Ashley Jr., Frederick Ashley and Edward Ashley of Georgia, Kevin Ashley of Gloversville and Gloria Hasty of Newport News, Va. Also surviving are numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Theda was predeceased by: four daughters, Paulette Marie Ashley, Norine VanAntwerp, Charlene Tran and Jeanette Brady; and her brothers and sisters, Robert Tomlinson, Ransford Tomlinson, David Tomlinson, Herman Tomlinson, Junie Tomlinson, Rotha Brunetto, Bertenia Sweet, Thelma Whitman and Charlotte Blowers.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 26, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville, where a funeral service will follow at 11 a.m., with the Rev. John Brunetto officiating. Cremation will follow at Park View Crematorium, Schenectady.
Please visit the family's online guestbook at www.brbsfuneral.com.