DONALD ASHLEY Sr.
1937 - 2019
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DONALD ASHLEY, SR. Donald Richard "Big'un" Ashley Sr., 82, a lifetime resident of Las Vegas, passed away, Saturday, June 1, 2019. Donald was born February 13, 1937 in Michigan. He joined the Clark County Fire Department at the young age of 18 and retired after 29 years of service as an Assistant Chief. He coordinated the Retirees Luncheon for the last 13 years. Donald is survived by his wife, Josephine "Jo"; his children, Donald R. Ashley, Jr., Tanya Elaine Carter, Karen Sanchez, Abby Sanchez (Claudia), Diane (Roy) Poff; grandchildren, Cody, Kiara, Stephanie, Kayla, Nicole, Christopher (Sarai), Samantha, Kenneth and Brandi; and brother, Robert (Colleen) Ashley; and four nieces. Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Tue., June 11, with services following. Burial to follow, all at Palm Eastern Mortuary, 7600 S. Eastern Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89123. Reception following at the Fire Fighters Local 1908 Union Hall, 6200 W. Charleston Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89146. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.palmeastern.com for the Ashley family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation.




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Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on Jun. 5, 2019.
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June 19, 2019
Just a quiet word to extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family, and to let you know we are thinking about you.
Jerry and Pat Bendorf
June 5, 2019
My sympathy goes out to the family during this difficult time of grief. May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this difficult time. Psalms 119:50,76.
June 5, 2019
Truly sorry to hear about Don. It was a pleasure to work with him. I know i can say he was very kind, but the gruff outer layer is what made him as i remember him. My prayers and thoughts are with your entire family.

Prayers to all,
David W. Faircloth
June 5, 2019
My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Donald Richard Ashley Sr. May cherished memories, heartfelt prayers, and the loving provision from the God of all comfort bring you hope and solace. (John 3:16)
June 5, 2019
My kids and I with there grandpa ❤
Tanya Ashley
June 5, 2019
He loved anything patriotic
Tanya Ashley
June 5, 2019
He was so happy there ❤
Tanya Ashley
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