Kathryn L. “Kathy” Ashcraft

April 11, 1950 ‒ September 23, 2003

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Kathryn L. Ashcraft, 53, of Cypress Lane, Mt. Gilead, Ohio, died Tuesday, September 23, 2003 in MedCentral Mansfield.

She was born in Wooster, Ohio on April 11, 1950, the daughter of Elmer and Mildred Nussbaum Stauffer who survive in Fredericktown. She graduated from Fredericktown High School in 1968. A homemaker, she was enjoyed cooking, baking and collecting cookie jars. She was a member of the Gilead Mennonite Church and had volunteered for Helpline in Mount Gilead for many years.

In addition to her parents she is survived by her husband Wayne B. Ashcraft, whom she married June 16, 1973; one son Michael W. Ashcraft of Mt. Gilead, Ohio; one daughter Lisa M. (Charles) Sterling of Galion, Ohio; three brothers Russell (Rose) Stauffer of Chesterville, Ohio, Ken (Lois) Stauffer of Edison, Ohio, and Stan (Beth) Stauffer of Fredericktown, Ohio; and two sisters Rosie (Bill) Hochstetler of Iowa City, Iowa, and Marjorie (Jeff) Weller of Fredericktown, Ohio; nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Gilead on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Pastors Nolan Steiner and Murray Krabill will conduct funeral services there Saturday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville.

Memorials can be made to Helpline, 950 Meadow Drive, Suite B, Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338 or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.