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Ashley Mettille

12/16/1961 - 12/23/2017

PEKIN ~ Ashley Mettille, 56, of Pekin, passed away at 9:25 a.m. Saturday, December 23, 2017 at her residence.

Born December 16, 1961 in Wallsend, England to Alan and Valerie (Crova) Stothert, she married Joseph A. Mettille on September 24, 1994 in Groveland.  He survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Kristin (Josh) Williamson of Pekin; two stepdaughters, Stephanie and Amber, both of Florida; two grandchildren, Alexis Williamson and Malerie Williamson, both of Pekin and one sister, Ainsley Cowherd of Alexandria, Virginia.  She also considered her dogs, Sparky, Max, Kiya and Allie as her children too.

Her parents preceded her in death.

Ashley worked for the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local #536 as their office manager for 27 years.

She enjoyed her granddaughters more than anything and loved the outdoors, especially being at the beach.  She was an avid reader and a fan of the Green Bay Packers.

She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ in Pekin.

A celebration of life gathering will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  Cremation will be accorded.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554.

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