Obituary of Robert John Ashe
May 10, 1959 – Reading, United Kingdom
January 6, 2022 – Calgary, Alberta
Robert John Ashe, beloved spouse of Natalia Trailina, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at the age of 62 years.
Robert was born in Reading, UK on May 10, 1959. He graduated from the University of Reading with a degree in Engineering and after graduation landed an exciting job at Porsche, where he worked for more than ten years. He carried his passion for cars, and Porsche in particular, all his life. He also loved cooking, photography and electro house music.
When a recession hit the UK, he immigrated to Canada where he transitioned to IT and in 1998, he joined Intergraph Canada as their IT Director. Robert had a very successful career and was particularly proud of becoming CIO of Hexagon AB, a global technology company. He will be most remembered for being an exceptional caring leader, a supportive mentor, and for his great sense of humor.
Besides his loving spouse, Natalia, Robert is survived by his twin sons, Robert Ashe and Ryan Ashe. They reside in Calgary, Alberta.
Robert is also survived by his mother, Alice Ashe who resides in Reading, UK.
Condolences, memories, and photos can be shared and viewed here. The family would like to express our gratitude for the wonderful help and care given by AgeCare SkyPointe Hospice Care staff.
In living memory of Robert Ashe, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle NW, Calgary, AB T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.