Ashley Lane Hoffman, 29, of Los Angeles, Ca, formerly of Zanesville, died Tuesday, October 26 in Los Angeles after a brief illness.
She was born September 8, 1981, in Zanesville, the daughter of Bea (Brian) Hicks of Zanesville and Richard (Dulcey) Hoffman of Heath. She married Byron Maes on September 1, 2009, and was employed by the Red Lion Tavern in Los Angeles.
Ashley was a 1999 graduate of Bishop Rosecrans High School and graduated with a degree in Creative Writing from The Ohio State University.
Ashley was a bright, witty, giving individual with a free spirit who will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and by her cat, Marv Albert, a joking reference to her aversion to televised sports.
She was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Herbert W. Baker, Sr. and C. Richard Hoffman, Sr., her cousin, Jacob Baker, and her brother-in-law, John Lent, Jr.
In addition to her husband and parents, she is survived by a sister, Tasha Baker, a brother, Sean Hicks, and grandmother, Ann L. Baker, all of Zanesville, and grandmother Ann M. Hoffman of Heath.
Ashley is also survived by numerous aunts and uncles, including Herb Baker Jr., Carl and Lezlee Baker of Zanesville, Blaise and Peggy Baker of Columbus, Elaine and Rob Hartman of Canal Winchester, Sharon and Vince Wollenburg and Penny and Larry Moore of Newark, Dennis Hoffman of Heath, Robert and Cindy Leger of Alabama, Mark and Helen Baker of Beavercreek, and George Hoffman.
Ashley also had several cousins including Caleb Baker, Brian Hoffman and Kimberly Hoffman of Zanesville, Lauren Moore, Kersten Siekinger, Ryan Baker, Mallory Baker and Alex Baker of Columbus, Robert, Catherine and Elizabeth Hartman of Canal Winchester, Caroline and Billy Wollenburg of Newark, Samantha Stahl, Dean and William Leger of Michigan, Aaron Leger of Alabama, Chad Baker of Chicago, Rick Baker of Beavercreek, Shawn Hoffman of Delaware, Ohio, Nick Baker of Washington, DC, Jon Hoffman of Kentucky, and David Hoffman of Florida.
Ashley also leaves behind many loving family and friends, too numerous to mention. She touched many lives. She will be greatly missed.
Calling hours will be 2-4 and 6-9 pm with a Rosary service at 8pm on Wednesday November 3 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held in the Snouffer Chapel at 11am on Thursday with Father Martin J. Ralko officiating. Inurnment will take place at Zanesville Memorial Park at a later date. To send a note of condolence to the family visit www.snoufferfuneralhome.com and click obituaries or call our caring staff at 450-8000 .