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David W. Ashby

June 14, 1964 — December 24, 2021

David W. Ashby, 57 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, December 24, 2021 at 4:22 p.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville, Ill. He was born on June 14, 1964 in Taylorville, Ill., the son of Melvin Wayne and Faye (Hoy) Ashby Jr. He married Stephanie Fisher on September 10, 2005 in Stonington, Ill. David was an avid St. Louis Blues, St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Bengals Fan. He loved to sing karaoke at Y-Zoes and the Thunderbird, ride his motorcycle, spending time with his grandkids and he loved his dogs.

He is survived by his wife: Stephanie Ashby of Taylorville, Ill; daughters: Megan (David) Siegrist of Taylorville, Ill., Madison Ashby of Taylorville, Ill; step-son: Jeff Dugan of Taylorville, Ill; grandchildren: Finnley and Annie Siegrist of Taylorville, Ill; mother: Faye Halford of Taylorville, Ill; brothers: Tim Ashby of Springfield, Ill; Ed Gillen of Taylorville, Ill; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and his father.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 28, 2021 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation starting at 6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Gerald McPhillips officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date. The family requests that casual attire be worn to the services.

Memorials may be made to the family to help pay for expenses C/O: Sutton Memorial Home 327 N. Clay St. Taylorville, Ill., 62568.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.
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  1. Sheryl & Jordan Podeschi on December 28, 2021 at 4:58 pm

    We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Our Prayers are with you and your Family.

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