EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

January 3, 2013

Michael Joseph Ash, Sr., 60

Meredith, NH — Michael Joseph Ash, Sr., 60, of Meredith, passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 after a brief illness.

Born on July 27, 1952, in Worcester, he was the son of Thomas Francis and Norma (Baldwin) Ash, Sr. Michael was raised in Methuen and attended local schools.

He is predeceased by his brother, Thomas Francis Ash, Jr. Michael is survived by his two sons, Michael Joseph Ash, Jr. and his wife, Melissa, of Allenstown, N.H., Shane Ash and his wife, Katherine, of Windham, N.H.; two brothers, Robert Ash and his wife, Karen, of Dracut, Fred Ash and his wife, Carla, of Groveland; two grandchildren, Brianna Ash, of Allenstown, and Daren Ash, of Windham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael’s memory to the Meredith Food Pantry or Meals on Wheels.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be private. www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com