|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1936|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 1993|
Services for LaVonne M. Ellis, were held Wednesday, December 15, 1993 at the United Methodist Church in Meadow Grove with Rev. Brian Kottas officiating. Burial was in McCoy Cemetery at Meadow Grove. Soloist was Brian Borgmann. Organist was Jane Ruterbories. Honorary bearers were her grandchildren, Jennifer Schute, Jessica Schute, Jacob Schute, Grant Ellis, Trent Ellis, Tiffany Ellis and Melissa Ellis. Active bearers were Dale Ellis, Douglas Ellis, Dick Wyatt, Darrell Johansen, Dean Zurcher and Dennis Petersen.
She was born March 24, 1936, at Closter, Nebraska to Frank and Myrtle (Denson) Roder and died of cancer Saturday, December 11, 1993 at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. She attended the Meadow Grove and Tilden schools and was later employed in Norfolk for about a year. On March 20, 1955, she and Howard Ellis were married at Meadow Grove. the couple lived in Plainview for 25 years and then for a short time in California. They then moved to Omaha where she was property manager for N.P. Dodge Management Co. The couple moved to Norfolk in September.
Survivors include her husband; her mother, Myrtle Jensen of Norfolk; two sons and their spouses, Tim and Judy Ellis of Norfolk and Tom and Angie Ellis of Bakersfield, California; one daughter and her husband, Tim and Tammi Schulte of Norfolk; and seven grandchildren. Her father, two brothers and a granddaughter preceded her in death
Frank Roder (1903 - 1960)
Myrtle M. Denson Jensen (1909 - 1994)
Donald G Roder (1929 - 1988)*
LA Vonne M Roder Ellis (1936 - 1993)
Plot: Row 19 Lot 10
Created by: RK
Record added: Nov 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62242185
say hi to your nephew (my dad) & grandpa for us. You were taken too soon from Cancer just like your brother and my dad.|
Added: Oct. 11, 2012