Mary Elizabeth (Deedee Anderson) Ashe, 91, of Warrenton, passed away on October 28, 2018.
She was a retired foreign service officer for the U.S. Department of State. She was in past years, a volunteer at the Warrenton Garden Club. Mrs. Ashe loved the beach, gardening, reading and American Indian heritage.
Mary is survived by her son, Thomas J. Ashe III of Warrenton; a brother, retired U.S. Air Force Col. William G. Anderson of Alexandria; a grandson, Thomas J. Ashe IV of Fairfax; a son-in-law Bill Hollingsworth of Middletown; many nieces and nephews, and several lifelong friends.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Elizabeth Hollingsworth (May 2018); her former husband and lifelong friend, Thomas J. Ashe Jr. (December 2014), and a granddaughter, Chelsea Lauren Ashe (2007).
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Saturday, November 3, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A graveside service will follow at the Warrenton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Buckland Preservation Society, C/O Tom Ashe, 76 Washington St., Warrenton, Va. 20186.