Ashburn , Mary V.
Mary Virginia (Drumm) Ashburn died Sunday, June 30, 2013, at a hospice center in Timonium, Md. She was born Sept. 4, 1922, in Cumberland, Md., the daughter of William D. Drumm and Nettie Mosgrave. She grew up in Connellsville, attending Connellsville High School, graduating in 1941 and then went to Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in Cumberland, graduating in 1944. She then moved to Baltimore to assist with the polio epidemic at Children's Hospital. She married Carlyle R. Ashburn in 1946. She is survived by her children, Carol A. Neal, of Parkton, Md., Helen L. Spencer, of Cold Water, Mich., and Richard Ashburn, of Timonium, Md.; four grandchildren, Briana Neal, William Aske, Brian Aske and Michael Spencer; as well as one great-grandson, Nathan Crouse. Visitation from 8:30 until the hour of blessing service at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, in KUCERA FUNERAL HOME, 127 E. Fairview Ave., Connellsville, with Father Robert Lubic. Interment will follow in Greenridge Memorial Park, Pennsville.