A memorial service for former Riverside resident Alan T. Ashby, who died Dec. 11, 2011, will be held Saturday, Jan. 7 at Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St., in Riverside.

Family and friends will gather at noon, with a service at 1 p.m. Immediately following the service, the family invites all to join in a reception with food and drink at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions are appreciated to the Riverside Township Lions Club eyeglasses program at www.lionsriversidetownship.org or by mail at 27 Riverside Road, Riverside, Ill. 60546.