D’Ashley A. Coombs, 19, died of medical complications on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22, 2018. She was born on December 23, 1998. D’Ashley was a caring person with a big heart and a great sense of humor. She was strong, bold and never allowed the challenges she faced with Spina Bifida defeat her dreams. Although she was taken from us too early, we will always carry her memory in our hearts.
Besides her parents Douglas Sr. and Joan (Oswald) Coombs she is survived by eleven siblings Denise Lowell, Douglas Coombs Jr., Doreen Carlson, Diane Morales, Daniel Coombs, Thomas Coombs, Andrew Coombs, Kellianne Coombs, Justin Coombs, Marianna Coombs, Joel Coombs and all of their loving families.
D’Ashley was fortunate to fulfill a dream and reconnect with her biological family. She is also survived by her biological parents, 9 brothers, 3 sisters and many family members.
D’Ashley’s family will receive relatives and friends at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden, CT 06450 from 1pm until 4pm on Saturday, December 1st. A prayer service at the funeral home will be held at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of D’Ashley may be sent to Camp Spifida, c/o Kelly Hammaker, 196 Rose Lane, Port Trevorton, PA 17864 or online at https://campvictory.org where D’Ashley went to Camp Spifida and had the adventures of a lifetime. For online condolences and directions, please visit www.jferryfh.com.