Calvin Leo Ashton
Date: Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019
Time: 4 to 8 p.m.
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel, Owensville, Missouri
Date: Friday, Jan. 11, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM
Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis
Jefferson Barracks Cemetery
Memorials may be given for family choice.
Calvin Leo Ashton, 88, formerly of Owensville died Monday, January 7, 2019 at Missouri St. James Veterans Home.
He was born in St. Louis, MO on July 10, 1930 a son of Roy and Leona (Yerky) Ashton.
He was united in marriage to Jacqueline Smith and she preceded him in death.
He worked as a plumber and pipe fitter and was President of the St. Louis Metropolitan Pigeon Club. He served his country in the United States Navy.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Leona Ashton; his wife, Jacqueline Ashton; one brother, David Ashton; and one daughter, Cheryl Jean Ashton.
His survivors include his son, David L. Ashton and wife Tammy of St. Louis; one daughter, Roseanne Gassel of Owensville; four grandchildren, Brian Coughlin, Tony Krystynak, Daniel Krystynak, and Chad Gassel; and two great-granddaughters, Ashton Krystynak and Alannah Gassel.
Visitation will be Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel in Owensville
4 to 8 pm.
Grave side services will be Friday, January 11 at Jefferson Barracks in St. Louis at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be at Jefferson Barracks Cemetery with full military honors.