Dorothy Helen Ashenhurst passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Rosebud Health Care Center. She came into the world on May 26, 1923, where she blessed the lives of her parents, Frank and Mabel White. Her grandmother served as a midwife and helped to have her born at home.
She attended grade school at Mission Valley and then high school at Vananda and Sumatra. On November 1, 1957 she married Gene Ashenhurst at the Billings Congregational Church. From this union came three children into her life, Christy, Karen, and Connie.
After getting married she moved to Forsyth to the Ashenhurst Ranch where she lived and worked as a ranch wife for many years until she retired in 2003. At that time she moved to the Riverview Villa until 2011 at which time she moved into the Rosebud Health Care Center.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Ashenhurst; parents, Frank and Mabel White; sisters: Betty Crane, Fern Holt, Glady Castle, Ruth Hale, and Francis Kincaid; and brothers, Earl White and Dell White.
She was survived by her children: Christy (Chris) Nielsen, Forsyth, MT, Karen Cantrell, Salt Lake City, UT, and Connie (Alan) Wray, Idaho Falls, ID.