Jolyne Christine Askling, 51


Share post:

- Advertisement -

Mrs. Jolyne Christine Askling (nee Hegarty), 51, died peacefully at home in West Caldwell on January 6, 2022 surrounded by her loving family.

Visiting in the Prout Funeral Home, 370 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona, will be on Monday, January 10 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. A reception will follow at the Avenue Bistro.

Born in Anoka, Minnesota, Jolyne grew up in Moose Lake, Minnesota and lived in Verona for 15 years before moving to West Caldwell in 2005.

- Advertisement -

She graduated with an associate’s degree from Berkeley College in Woodland Park.

Jolyne worked professionally as a merchandiser and demo specialist for That’s How We Roll and devoted her love and life to her family as a homemaker extraordinaire.

Jolyne enjoyed being both a “museum and wrestling mom” and volunteering as an aide at the Jefferson School in Caldwell.

She was predeceased by her parents, Dewitt Lee and Robyn (nee Lewko) Hegarty Spiess.

Jolyne is survived by her devoted husband, John D. Askling, Jr.; loving children, Haley Askling and John D. Askling, III; loving brother, Shane Hegarty; maternal grandmother, Anita Lewko; step-father Jerry Spiess and step-siblings Jenny & Michael .

- Advertisement -

Donations in her memory to Verona PBA, Caldwell Volunteer Fire Department or the James Caldwell High School Wrestling Team would be greatly appreciated.

Condolences may be left at

- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Barbara Jennings Bevilacqua, 75

Mrs. Barbara Jennings Bevilacqua, 75, died on May 25, 2022 at her home in Verona. Visiting will be...

Memorial Day 2022

Verona's Memorial Day parade will be held on Monday, May 30. The parade will begin at Everett Field,...

What I’m Thinking Today

It's another Wednesday morning. Memorial Day is coming up with the promise of a long holiday weekend and...

Councilman Objects To Gun Violence Awareness Action

UPDATE: This story has been updated to reflect Councilman Tamburro's clarification that he did in fact sign the...