UPDATE 7/1/15 – The woman with amnesia was identified by her sister as Ashley Menatta, 53. Ashley has never been married and has sisters in Colorado and Maryland. She was born in Pennsylvania, lived in Flagstaff, Arizona, and several years ago found her way to Southern California, where she lived in La Jolla, Vista, and Carlsbad, reports NBC San Diego.
Ashley plans to go live with her sister and to continue with chemotherapy to treat the aggressive cancer.
There has been no explanation where Ashley’s accent came from.