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Ashley Dockendorf

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Ashley Dockendorf age 33 of Elma, IA died Thursday, August 24, 2023, at her home. A private family Funeral Service will take place. Friends may greet the family from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at Hugeback - Johnson Funeral Home & Crematory in Elma where there will be a 7:00 p.m. Scripture Service. Interment will be held at Calvary Cemetery, in Elma. Ashley Lee Dockendorf, a beacon of love, generosity, and selflessness, passed away on August 24, 2023, in Elma, IA. Born on February 22, 1990, in New Hampton, IA, the daughter of Charles and Julie (Pitz) Dockendorf, Ashley's life was marked by her unwavering devotion to her family and her role as a doting mother. Ashley's early education began in Elma, and she later graduated from Cresco High School in 2008. She took her strong work ethic into the professional world, contributing to various local companies, including TriMark, Reicks View Farms, and the New Hampton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Ashley's children were the center of her universe. She devoted her time to their activities, loving and caring for them with all her heart. She often took them for walks, cherishing the simple joys of motherhood. Ashley was also a magician in the kitchen, her love for her family evident in her skilled cooking and baking. Notably, fall was her favorite time of the year, and with it came Halloween, her favorite holiday. She was renowned for her creativity and dedication to crafting amazing costumes each year, never afraid to go the extra mile for an unforgettable costume. Beyond her family and holiday festivities, Ashley had a passion for maintaining a clean and tidy home. The satisfaction of seeing the end result was a driving factor in her love for cleaning. She was also a seasoned shopper, known for her knack for finding great deals. She took pride in her appearance, regularly getting her nails done as a form of self-care. Ashley's life was one marked by love, selflessness, and generosity. She brought joy and warmth to all those around her, and her memory will continue to inspire and uplift all those who had the privilege of knowing her. Her legacy will live on in the hearts of her children, family, and friends, a testament to a life well lived. Ashley is survived by her beloved children; Rylan, Sophia, Charlee, Oakley, and Gael Dockendorf, all of Elma, IA. She also leaves behind her significant other, Charley Perez of Postville, IA; her parents, Charles and Julie Dockendorf of Elma, IA; and her siblings, Michelle Moody of Cedar Rapids, IA, Nick (Nicole) Dockendorf, and Nate (Michele) Dockendorf, both of Elma, IA; her nieces and nephews, Tanner, Faith, and Blain Moody, Liam Dockendorf. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Yvonne Pitz; paternal grandmother, Lenora Dockendorf; paternal grandfather, Raymond Dockendorf; and uncle, Michael Pitz.

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  1. Thoughts and Prayers to the Dockendorf family. May you all find peace in the days ahead.
    The Zweibohmers
    David, Carrie and Hayley.

  2. I am so sorry 😞 for the loss of your Daughter and I know 😢 she is watching 👀 over you and her Children 💔. Love you Ashley

  3. So very sorry for your loss! She is such a great friend and an amazing mother! Prayers with you all! 💗

  4. U will be missed u were a good friend a great mother and daughter and sister. My thoughts and prayers go out to ur whole family. I’ll miss u and our talks n laughs. I hope ur dancing up there.

  5. I’m sending my deepest heartfelt condolences to Chuck, my sister Julie, her family and Ashley’s children on the loss of their daughter, mother and sister❤️

  6. Ashley you were a very private person. To the ones that didn’t know you that well. Ashley was a great mother. Loved her kids to no end. Your house. Always spotless whenever I saw it. Never knew how you always pulled that off. You grew up my neighbor and my kids friends almost your entire life. Good time bad. My door was always open for you know matter what and your kids and will continue to be open to them if they ever need me. Or need help. You were a great mother and a beautiful one at that you made beautiful kids. You will be missed. Love you Ash

  7. I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. I offer my sincere sympathy to you & your family. Hugs to you. God Bless you & your family….

  8. Julie, Chuck & Family. So Sorry To Hear Of Ashley’s Passing. Prayers For Strength & Peace. God’s Blessings. Debbie & Don Morrison

  9. Charlie & Julie, I am really sorry to see this. I hope enough care and support from family & friends will get you both through this troubled time.

  10. Julie So Sorry for the Loss of your Ashley. We are praying 🙏🏼 for you and the family. I never met either one of you. But I know, You are Amazing and Love ❤️. And Lost. God please give Julie Strength to go on as Ashley would 🙏🏼 want you to be there for Her.

  11. To my sister Ashley I know we haven’t talked in quite a while but it doesn’t mean that I never went one day without thinking about you and the kids. I wish I could have been there and could have talked to you more before you had to leave I know we always see eye to eye but I miss you so much already. We had our disagreements and arguments and stuff like that but I always love you and always will. I guess they needed you up there to help him out I wish they wouldn’t have took you so soon though. I know you’re watching down and seeing that I’m writing this I know that I love you. Until we meet again keep watch over all of us your kids your family friends anyone that you think you me too!!! I love you sister!!!!!

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