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Mary Alice Miller Ellis

Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 90)
Burial Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 62712360 · View Source
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Mary Alice (Miller) Ellis of Crown Point, formerly of Hammond, was born August 6, 1920 to Harley B. And Pearl M (Cutsinger) Miller and passed from this earth on December 7, 2010.
She was raised in the Hessville section of Hammond on Parrish Avenue and graduated in 1939 from Hammond High.
Mary married Warren W. Ellis, Jr. and they attended the First Christian Church of Hessville until the 1970's when she and Warren started attending Southside Christian Church in Munster. Warren and Mary were married 66 years when Warren left this earth.
Mary worked in retail at Woolworth in downtown Hammond and Spiegel's in Gary and Hobart.
Mary left to cherish her memory four children: Edwin Ellis, Dorothy (Daniel) Douglas, Warren (Denise) Ellis and Betty (Dan Kwolek) Ellis; 11 grandchildren: Laura Kosiara, Steven (Kara) Ellis, Jefferson, Philip, Nicole and Benjamin DeBold, Dawn (Jose) Gaitan, Monica (Riley) Slemin, Vanessa (Bob) Salinas, Stephanie DeBold and Stela Cantu; five step grandchildren: Brian (Debbie), Yvette and Wendy (Nick Muskin) Douglas, Kari (Scott) White and Craig Kwolek; 37 great grandchildren; one brother, William (Jenny) Miller; two sisters- in-law: Betty Miller and Jane Currie; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two grandsons: Michael and Shawn Ellis; sister, Dorothy (late Joseph) Franek; and two brothers: Robert and Eugene Miller.
Funeral services will be held at the Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 2828 Highway Ave in Highland on Friday, December 10, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. with Chaplain Frank Klobucar officiating. Burial Chapel Lawn Cemetery in Schererville. Friends may meet with the family at the Funeral Home on Thursday from 2:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Donations to Chicagoland Christian Village or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Published in The Times from December 8 to December 9, 2010

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  • Created by: Jackie & Ralph
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62712360
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Alice Miller Ellis (6 Aug 1920–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62712360, citing Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, Lake County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Jackie & Ralph (contributor 47011434) .