Helen M. Ashcraft

July 27, 1924 ‒ July 25, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Helen M. Ashcraft, age 82, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Fredericktown, died Wednesday July 25, 2007 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Helen was born July 27, 1924 in Knox County to Clarence and Ava Grace (Randall) Robinson and had spent her lifetime in Knox County. She was a former employee at Ritchie’s Cardinal Market in Fredericktown.

Helen had attended the Waterford Church of Christ near Fredericktown and the Central Church of Christ in Mount Vernon. She was a former member of Ann Hill Chapter, Order of Eastern Star in Fredericktown.

Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law Paula and Dean Phillips of Bryan; her son and daughter-in-law John and Marcia Ashcraft of Fredericktown; five grandchildren Daleana Phillips, Danae Phillips, Darisa Bell, Michael Ashcraft and Rick Ashcraft; a great grandson Damian Bell; her sisters Leona Bryant and Pauline Heller both of Fredericktown; her brother and sister-in-law William and Kathryn Robinson of Fredericktown and her brother-in-law Carroll Snow of Fredericktown. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert “Paul” Ashcraft, her brother John Robert “Jack” Robinson, and her sister Lorilla Snow.

There will be no calling hours. Private graveside services will be held at North Fork Cemetery near Waterford with Mr. Don Linn officiating.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, 1100 Dennison Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43201.

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