Born in Ellenburg Center, she has lived in the Fulton area since 1987. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church in Baldwinsville and was a member of the Senior Group. She enjoyed playing the piano and organ, knitting, sewing, cooking and gardening.
She was predeceased by her husband, Edwin A. Askew, who died in 1989.
She is survived by her children, David, Cynthia Leierer, Wayne, Paul and Elaine Johnston; siblings, Cortis Hobbs, Shirley Drummond, Harley Hobbs and David Hobbs;15 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Calling hours and service were held Tuesday at Temple Baptist Church, Baldwinsville. Burial was in Mt. Adnah Cemetery, Fulton.
Contributions may be made to Temple Baptist Church, 2295 Downer St., Baldwinsville, 13027
Foster Funeral Home, Inc. was in care of arrangements.