John William Ashe, Antiguan diplomat, Died at 61

John William Ashe was born on August 20, 1954, and died on June 22, 2016.

He was the President of the United Nations General Assembly at its 68th session, which ran September 2013 to September 2014.

Ashe was also the ambassador to the United Nations for Antigua and Barbuda.

John’s position was last confirmed on 3 May 2004.

Ashe was also his country’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO) and had ministerial responsibility for WTO and sustainable development matters.

He lived in Dobbs Ferry, New York with his wife Anilla Cherian, and two children.

John William Ashe passed away at 61 yrs old.