Funeral service for Jack Lee Ashley was January 22, 2023 at Wilson Mortuary Chapel, Salem, with Ernie Coverdell and Bret Evins officiating.

Interment was January 23, 2023 in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Waynesville with Military Honors provided by the American Legion Post 99 and the Missouri Honors Team.

Mr. Ashley was born April 1, 1935 to Roy Edgar and Ida Alice (Goodwin) Ashley. He married Erika Betty Staudigl January 14, 1967. They were the parents of five children. Mr. Ashley died January 18, 2023 in Rolla at the age of 87 years.

Survivors include his children, Bill Walker and wife, Gala, Kansas state; Allison Evins and husband, Bret, Colorado state; Suzanne Ashley, Rolla; and Brian Ashley and wife, Linda, Salem; grandchildren, Stacy, Aimee, Amanda, Melissa, Shawn, Eva Maria, Ismeida, Alece, Michelle, Melissa, Rhiannon and Nuvia; 14 great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends.

Preceding him in death were his wife; son, Manfred Staudigl; parents; sister, Betty Jo; and two infant brothers.

Mr. Ashley served in the National Guard, U.S. Marine Corps Reserves and the U.S. Marines.