|Birth: ||May 23, 1912|
|Death: ||Mar. 31, 2009|
Alma Mae Ellis, 96, of Beloit, died on March 31, 2009 at Beloit Health and Rehab. She was born on May 23, 1912 to Charles and Minnie (Sawyer) Thurber. She was married to Mr. Edward Ellis on April 4, 1931 in Rockford, Illinois.
Mrs. Ellis, along with her husband, owned and operated Park Avenue Feed Company through the years of 1940 until 1975. She greatly enjoyed reading, gardening and cooking. She is survived by her daughter; five grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; three-great-great-grandchildren and daughter-in-law;
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, their son, Richard Ellis, one grandson, Rick Little; and two sisters: Lela Salzman and Mildred Atkinson.
A graveside service for Mrs. Ellis will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 12:00 p.m. Burial will be at Eastlawn Cemetery. A luncheon will be served at the funeral home's fellowship room immediately following the graveside service.
Charles Elmer Thurber (1877 - 1958)
Minnie Sawyer Thurber (1879 - 1955)
Edward W Ellis (1910 - 1988)
Lela Thurber Salzman (1900 - 1987)*
Mildred Thurber Atkinson (1909 - 1928)*
Alma Mae Thurber Ellis (1912 - 2009)
Created by: Barb Voss
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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