Elva Ellison

Obituary of Elva Iladell Ellison

ELLISON, Elva (nee Atkinson) – passed away peacefully at Lakefield Extendicare with family by her side on Tuesday November 27th, 2018 at the age of 97. Wife of the late Elmer Ellison. Loving mother of Gayle (Dick), Pam (Gord), and Dan (Barbie). Cherished grandma of Katie, Rob (Janelle), Allison (Patrick), Jeff, Susan, Joe, Sam, Daniel (Audra), Stephane (Shelley) and Denise (Don). Beloved great grandma of Violet, Elm, Dean, Luke, Robert (Jessie), Stephanie (Robbie), Kyle, Karissa, Olivia and Emmett. Sister of Joi and Sister-in-Law of Donna. Predeceased by her siblings Dorothy, Raymond and Ronald.


Elva was very athletic and really loved to be outdoors, especially on the waters of Georgian Bay. She had a zest for life and always loved to be with her family. Elva will be missed by her friends Pam H., Anne, Barb, Dave, Jennifer, Patty, Umberto and Nick. Special thanks to the wonderful staff and volunteers at Lakefield Extendicare and to Dr. Hughes. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at Pam and Gord’s home on Sunday, December 9th from 1-3:30pm. Donations may be made to Camp Simpresca in Midland or Lakefield Extendicare (Garden Fund). Condolences may be made at www.communityalternative.ca

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