Dufield Ashmead III Cí48, Lí58 Roxborough, Pa., March
2006, a lawyer who was active in charitable and civic organizations.
After graduating from Penn Law, Mr. Ashmead joined Drinker, Biddle
& Reath, where he specialized in estate planning and probate matters.
He later served on the boards of the Southeastern Chapter of the
American Cross, the Cradle (an adoption agency based in Illinois), the
Delaware Valley Diabetes Association, and Recording for the Blind and
Dyslexic. He also served as a vestryman of St. Martins-in-the-Fields in
Chestnut Hill, for ten years on the Standing Committee of the Episco-
Pal Diocese of Pennsylvania, and for several years as chancellor. He is
survived by his son Duffield Ashmead IV; his daughter, Merritt Robinson;
his stepson, William Aspinwall; a stepdaughter, Taylor Aspinwall;
and two grandchildren.
John S. Ciechon Lí50
Mt. Ephraim, N.J., August 2005.