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Ashley Andy, 20

Ashley Andy suddenly passed away June 28, 2003. Ashley was born on March 6, 1983 in Rainy River, Ontario. He lived all his life in Big Grassy River FN, Ontario. Ashley was raised by his aunt Gladys Andy (Bryan Andy) for 17 years. As Ashley grew up, his uncles Leonard Andy and Bryan Andy taught him many outdoorsman skills, ranging from hunting to commercial fishing. He knew the surrounding lake very well. Ashley gave 110% in everything he did. Ashley loved what he did.
As he grew into a young man, he left an impression on those who knew him as a loyal, caring, happy individual. He spent a lot of his time visiting with his family and friends. He also spent his days fishing and playing a variety of sports like golf, baseball, hockey. Ashley will be missed as a brother, uncle, grandchild, nephew and a friends.
He was predeceased by one sister Jennifer Ann Andy and uncles, Bryan Andy St., Harry Gibbins, Jim Gibbins, Alexander Gibbins, Jr., Clifford Gibbins, his aunt Katherine Jenson, his grandparents the late Alexander Gibbins Sr. and Katie Gibbins and the late grandfather Pete Andy.
He is survived by his grandmother Lila Andy of Big Grassy River FN, Ontario, his uncles Leonard Andy and Colin Andy both from Big Grassy RIver FN, Ontario. Lenny Gibbins (Roberta Jack) of Big Island FN, Ontario, Lawrence Gibbins of Morson, Ontario. His aunts Gladys Sandy of Rainy River, Ontario, Janet Larson :(Lawrence Larson) of Rainy River, Ontario, Diane Major (Brian Major) of Morson, Ontario, Rita Andy of Big Grassy River FN, Ontario. His brothers Allan Gibbins Jr. of Rainy River, Ontario. Waylon Gibbins of Big Grassy River FN, Ontario, Peter Gibbins of Big Grassy River FN, Ontario. His sister, Melissa Archie (Robin Archie Sr) of Fort Frances, Ontario. His niece Kenisha Archie and nephews Robin Archie Jr. and Lucas Archie all from Fort Frances, Ontario. As well as numerous cousins.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, July 5, 2003 at 11 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Bergland, Ontario. Mr. Willie Longenecker officiated with interment in Bergland Cemetery in Bergland, Ontario.
Visitation for family and friends was held Friday evening from 7 until 9 p.m. at the Rainy River Funeral Home in Rainy River, Ontario.
The pallbearers were Dean Gibbins, Sheldon Tuesday, Jeff Morrison, Chris Andy, Clarence Gibbins Jr and Jules Gibbins.
The honourary pallbearers were Brian Major, Joseph Andy, Jason Gibbins, Gary Tuesday, Robin Archie and Albert Wilson Sr.
Should family and friends so desire, in memoriam donations may be directed to the family, c/o Mrs. Lila Andy, Box 435, Morson, Ontario, POW 1J0