Doris H. Ellis

Dec. 7, 1916 - Oct. 30, 2008

Doris H. Ellis of Waukesha was born to eternal life Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, at LindenGrove Health Care Center in Waukesha at age 91. She was born Dec. 7, 1916, to Orin and Sylvia (nee Thompson) Ellis.

On Feb. 13, 1949, she married Lloyd E. Ellis in Linden. Doris was an avid reader and enjoyed crossword puzzles, sporting events and watching "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy." She was devoted to her family and her faith.

She is survived by her children, Thomas (Carol) Ellis of Waukesha, Christine (the late Thomas) Weirich of Fulton, Mo., Nancy Ellis of Waukesha, Jerome (Sandra) Ellis of Muskego; a daughter and two great-granddaughters; a son and two great-granddaughters and Tracy, Robin, Heidi, Kasey (Jamie) and great-grandchildren Alexis and Ethan and Jeanee (Stewart) Nelson and her daughter Crystal. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Lloyd on April 2, 2000; son, David; brother, Riley; and sister, Eva Lynch.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will take place at 11 a.m. EST on Friday, Nov. 7, at Roseland Cemetery in the town of Francesville, Ind.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.