Mary Louise Ashenden

April 4, 1935 - April 15, 2006

Mrs. Mary Louise Ashenden, age 71 of Richardson, Texas passed away April 15, 2006 in Garland, Texas. She was born on April 4, 1935 in Palmer Lake, Colorado to Stanley and Ruby (Lynn) Howey. She was raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado and graduated from Palmer High School in 1953. She married Pat Eldon Ashenden in November 1953 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Mrs. Ashenden was a homemaker and a devoted wife and mother. She enjoyed travel, watching golf, embroidery, baking and making candy. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Pat Ashenden of Richardson, Texas; daughters, Terri Gregory and Dena Saylor; grandchildren, Garrett and Nikki Saylor; and sister, Dixie Jordan. Mrs. Ashenden was preceded in death by her parents; and sisters, Helen Gale and Jean O’Connell. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm, Thursday, April 20, 2006 in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Rev. Stan Jordan officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 to 2:00 pm, Thursday prior to service at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home. A graveside service and interment will be held at 3:00 pm, Monday, April 24, 2006 with a visitation from 2:00 to 3:00 pm prior to service at Memorial Gardens; 3825 Airport Road, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Baylor Health Care System Foundation, 3600 Gaston Avenue Barnett Tower, Suite 100, Dallas, Texas 75246 or www.baylorhealth.com/waystogive/bhcsf.

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Our prayers are with you and your family. Chet South, April 22, 2006 My thoughts and prayers are with you on the loss of your wife and mother. May God comfort you in your time of sorry. Elizabeth Hezeau, April 20, 2006 We would like to express our condolences on your recent loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Tom and Jeannie Wofford, April 20, 2006 My condolenses on the loss of Mary. Thoughts and prayers are with the entire Ashenden family. Cindy Cole, April 19, 2006 Our prayers are with you and your family for the loss of Mary. We will always remember her good attitude and smile at the Tee time drawings. Best regards, Harry & Barbara Harry L. Furlong, April 19, 2006