Harriet "Jean" Ashworth
Harriet "Jean" Ashworth, 87, of Brunswick, and a former Leesville resident died Sunday afternoon, Feb. 16, 2014, in Southwest General Health Center at Middleburgh Heights after a long illness.
Born July 4, 1926, in Orange Township, Carroll Co., she was the daughter of the late William Oliver and Jessie Mae Riggle Sheets.
She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Richard "Doug" (Patricia) Florio of Strongsville, and a granddaughter, Nicole Florio of Brunswick.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. Ashworth, who died May 18, 1985; a son; two brothers; and four sisters.
In accordance with Jean's wishes, she has been cremated and no formal services will be observed. Private interment of her ashes will take place at a later date in Leesville Cemetery. The Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville is handling arrangements. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Leesville Cemetery Association, P.O. Box #157, Leesville, OH 44639. To leave an online condolence message, visit www.baxtergardner.com.