|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1938|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 2010|
Marilyn Sue Ellis, born June 11, 1938, passed away peacefully in her home in Boulder, Colorado and was called to her heavenly home on Saturday, June 3rd.
She was 72. Marilyn grew up in Oak Lawn, Illinois outside of Chicago, where she attended university. She moved to Boulder in 1966, and began a 35-year career advising students at the University of Colorado. She worked primarily in the International Affairs and Political Science
She married Richard Ellis in 1967, and enjoyed swimming, gardening, entertaining, and rooting for the Colorado Buffaloes faithfully every season. She retired from CU in 2001, and became a familiar site riding around Colorado on a motorcycle trike with her husband, meeting a whole new crowd of friends. Marilyn is remembered for her incredible kindness, angelic hugs, infectious smile and open heart. Always ready with an encouraging word and a smile, Marilyn was universally loved by those who came into contact with her.
She is survived by her husband, Rick, daughters Pam and Lauren, son Paul, and 5 grandchildren.
Services for Marilyn will be held Friday July 9th at 2pm. at Mountain View Memorial Cemetery, Boulder, CO.
THE OFFICIAL OBITUARY LISTED ABOVE FOR MARILYN ELLIS STATED THAT SHE WAS BURIED IN MOUNTAIN VIEW MEMORIAL CEMETERY, BOULDER, CO. THERE IS NO RECORD WITH THIS CEMETERY THAT SHE IS BURIED IN MOUNTAIN VIEW. THEREFORE, HER MEMORIAL HAS BEEN CHANGED TO BURIAL UNKNOWN.
Created by: S PRICE Nance
Record added: Jul 16, 2010
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