SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Norris M. Ashe passed away peacefully Feb. 1, 2010. He was born in Boston. He is survived by his wife, Katherine; three daughters, Karen and husband, Biff McGilpin, Lisa and husband, Will Jackson, and Lorna and husband, Jeffrey Craig; granddaughters, Ivy Rae, Seneca, Lucinda and Texeira; and a brother, Roland Frederick. He is also survived by a sister-in-law, Anne Stephens and her husband, Dr. Willie Stephens; and nephews, Jonathan, Jordan and Benjamin Stephens. Funeral services will be private. Memorial donations may be made to your local animal rescue or shelter organization.