May 28, 1923 – Antrodoco, Italy
August 23, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Anna Ashmore beloved wife of the Late Melvin Ashmore of Calgary, Alberta passed away on Friday, August 23, 2019 at the age of 96 years.
Anna immigrated to Canada with her family when she was three years old in 1926, and moved to Nordegg, AB. It was there she met Melvin Ashmore and they married on April 29, 1946 and had two daughters, Carol and Linda. The family spent some time in Red Deer before settling in Calgary. Anna was a devout catholic and attended church every Sunday until she could no longer make the trip to church and then she began watching mass on TV in the afternoons. Her passion was her family. She loved reading, playing cards (Whist, Rummy) and Scrabble. Anna was very social and enjoyed being around people.
Anna is survived by her daughters, Carol (Joe) Geremia, and Linda Perizzolo; her grandchildren, Roberto Geremia, Paolo (Michelle) Perizzolo, Lori (Mark) Mazurek, Angelo (Lindsey) Perizzolo and Enio (Chantel) Perizzolo; as well as, her twelve great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her husband Melvin Ashmore, her parents, Elvira and Giovetino Blasetti; and her brothers, Angelo, Johnny and Chester Blasetti.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street & Northmount Drive N.W., Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street & Northmount Drive N.W., Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow at the Parish Hall. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Anna Ashmore, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE NW, CALGARY, AB T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences