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Obituary: Fonda Lee Day Asher, Cincinnati

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Fonda Lee Day Asher, 58, passed away peacefully Friday morning, Feb. 22, 2013, at her home in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was a former resident of Indianapolis.

Fonda was born Aug. 28, 1954, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Harold H. and Joanne McAllister Day. A 1973 graduate of Brown County High School, she married John H. Asher on March 25, 1994, in Indianapolis. He survives after 18 loving years.

She is also survived by her mother, Joanne Day of Brown County; three children, Leah (Mark) Hassertt, and Marcus and Patrick Edinger, all of Cincinnati, Ohio. She will be remembered by her siblings, Denise (Boyce) Baldwin of Fountain Hills, Ariz., Cindy Zimmerman of Samaria, Steve (Lisa) Day of Helmsburg, Jamie (Tanya) Day of Martinsville and Chris Day of Indianapolis; and two grandchildren, Darion and Ayden Hassertt.

She was preceded in death by her father and a nephew, Chet Zimmerman.

Fonda was a loving mother and homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed watching movies, collecting tea pots, fishing and playing video games with her children. She was a fan of the Indianapolis Colts with Peyton Manning being her favorite NFL player.

Pastor Dave Vaughn will conduct a funeral service at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Meredith–Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St. in Morgantown. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.

Online condolences can be sent to the Asher family at

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