Reed William Ash
Reed William Ash, 18, of Salina died unexpectedly Saturday, July 26, 2014, from injuries sustained in an auto accident. Reed was born October 27, 1995.
He was a member of the South High School graduating
class of 2014. Reed was planning to attend Kansas Technical College
this Fall having been accepted into the Diesel Mechanics Program.
Reed is survived by his parents, Marti and Rob Ash of Salina, and Bill Fisher of Oklahoma; sister, Morgan Wakefield of the home, and brother, Braydan Ash of Tescott; grandparents, Debbie and Don Kaiden of Salina, and Joyce Ash of Enterprise, Kansas. Reed also leaves behind many aunts and uncles, including Brian & Tami Yost, Kim Anderson, Pat Phetteplace, and Chris & Eric Loeb who were very special to him during his short life; cousins, as well as many special life-time friends who loved him dearly.
He was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Vic and Catherine Reed, for which he carried his namesake.
Reed was a kind and gentle soul who loved sharing his quick wit and spontaneous humor with family and friends. We were very proud of Reed for he truly blessed our family in so many ways and we will be forever grateful for the time we had with him. Reed will be deeply missed by all who were fortunate enough to have known him.
A celebration of Reeds life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 1st, at New Community Christian Church, 530 East Cloud, in Salina.
Burial will be in Gypsum Hill Cemetery on East Iron.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 31st, at Ryan Mortuary, 137 N. 8th Street, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. where the family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Reed W. Ash Memorial Fund in care of Ryan Mortuary.
For more information and condolences, visit www.ryanmortuary.com.