ASHLEY NICOLE CRAFT
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Ashley was born in Lorain, July 28, 1988 to Michael B. Craft and Kerri R.
(nee Sakowski) Crist. She was a proud resident of Lorain and was a member
of the Class of 2007 at Southview High School. For the past 13 years Ashley
was employed by the restaurant Taco Bell, became a manager of them, and had
worked in eight of their locations in Lorain and Cuyahoga Counties. Ashley
enjoyed crossword puzzles, writing poems, was a tremendous cook, helped
everyone, but most of all, she loved spending quality time with her
Survivors include her three children; Kameron Antonio Craft, Ellyanna Renee
Craft, Xavier Michael Craft, all at home, fiance Michael DeJesus of Lorain,
her parents Michael B. Craft of Sheffield Township and Kerri R. Crist
(Kenneth Jones) of Eutawville, South Carolina, her step-parents William
Crist of North Olmsted and Kimberly Martincic of Lorain, sisters; Brittani
Lanzo (Fredrick May) of Lorain, Samantha Crist (Shawn Feehan) of Bowling
Green, Elizabeth Craft of Lorain, brothers Michael Beals of North Ridgeville
and Jacob Craft of Lorain, maternal grandmother Esther Sakowski of Lorain,
and a host of family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her infant daughter Aryanna DeJesus, maternal
grandfather Dennis Sakowski (2006), and paternal grandparents Arthur J.
Craft (1965) and Maltie Mae Martin (2005).
Family will receive friends at the Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, 3900
Broadway Avenue, Lorain on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m.. The funeral service
will be at the funeral home on Thursday at noon. Burial will follow in
Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.