Obituary of Miriam Asher
November 13, 1927 - July 29, 2022
Miriam Asher. Age 94 of Southgate and Gladwin County.
Born in Parksley, VA and raised in Delaware where she graduated valedictorian from Delmar High, earning her a scholarship to Union College, Kentucky. At Union, Miriam was involved with social and academic sororities, graduating in 3 years with highest honors. While at Union, she met and married her husband, Clay Asher, before moving to Michigan where they raised their seven children. Miriam is survived by her son Alan Asher, daughters Joan (Stan) Cieslak and Jennifer (Dennis) Secord, Daughters-in-law Carol (Gordon) and Toni. Grandchildren Becky (Shawn), Melissa (Rich), Amanda (Eddy), Stacy (Dennis), Kevin (Cherie), Lucas (Accacia), Steve (Christy), Zachary and Natalie. Eighteen great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband of 31 years Clay Asher, sons Rick, Steve, Daryl and Phil Asher, grandson Wes Asher, daughter-in-law Jackie and longtime companion and beloved family friend Virg Milhisler.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Miriam's honor may be made to the Gladwin County Animal Shelter. 401 West Cedar Ave. Gladwin, MI 48624.
Officiant - Pastor Mark Miller
John Molnar, Sr. opened the Detroit Hungarian Funeral Home, now the Molnar Funeral Homes, in 1923. The funeral home began in his home until relocating across the street to it's Delray location at 8623 Dearborn Avenue, in 1936. He had a strong work ethic and believed that you should never stop learning...