Marilyn J. Ellis, 80, died Friday, March 3, 2017, at Community Hospice House. She was born June 15, 1936, in Newcomerstown to the late Charles B. Mullen and Jewell (Byard) Mullen. She worked as an LPN at numerous facilities. She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church and a member of the Women for Jesus group. She was an avid stamper and cardmaker and loved knitting and crocheting.
On November 3, 1952, she married Jack V. Ellis who passed away on January 17, 2011. She is survived by her children, John (Bobbi) Ellis of Newcomerstown, Kathy Ellis of Newcomerstown, Mary Lynn (Ed) Berkshire of Newcomerstown, and Bonnie Jo (Todd) Young of Reynoldsburg; grandchildren, Spencer Ellis, Clint Berkshire and Patrick Young; great-grandchildren, Camryn Ellis and Riley Eckelberry; sister, Mary Ann (Frank) Perrucci and best friend, Patricia Snader. She is preceded in death by her brother, James Mullen, and grandchild, Douglas Belt II.
Services will be Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 11 a.m. at the Addy Funeral Home with Rev. Eric Miller officiating. Burial will take place after the service at West Lawn Cemetery. A visitation will be held Monday, March 6, from 5-8 p.m. at the Addy Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Tusc. County, 716 Commercial Ave., New Philadelphia, OH 44663 and Calvary United Methodist Church P.O. Box 187 Newcomerstown, OH 43832. Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com. The Addy Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Marilyn J. Ellis.