Dorothea M. Ellison

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Dorothea M. Ellison

January 02, 1937 - March 09, 0007

Dorothea M. Ellison Dorothea M. Ellison, 82, of Logansport, passed away Thursday March 7, 2019 at Miller's Merry Manor.
She was born Jan. 2, 1937 in Logansport to the late George and Nannie (Handy) Henry. On Oct. 23, 1955 in Logansport she married James D. Ellison who survives.
Dorothea was a homemaker, and for 30 years took loving care of many children in her home as a babysitter and caregiver. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene and a 1955 graduate of Logansport High School.
Other survivors include two sons, Scott A. Ellison and Jerry F. (Lori) Ellison, both of Logansport; two daughters, Shelly M. (Marshall) Baugus, Oxly, Missouri and Anna Ellison, Fort Wayne; sister, Berniece "Dolly" (David) Swigart, Logansport; two brothers, John Henry and Raymond Henry, both of Logansport; three granddaughters, Michell Chanley, Logansport; Aubri (Jeremy) Imus, Monticello; and Destiny Baugus, Oxly, Missouri; two grandsons, Micah Kistler, Illinois and James Ellison, Logansport; and four great-grandchildren: Noah Chanley, Isaiah Chanley, Matthew Imus and Clara Imus.
Dorothea was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Patricia Anderson; and two brothers, Albert Henry and George Henry Jr.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the Gundrum Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Allen officiating. Burial will be at Ever Rest Memorial Park Cemetery, Logansport.
A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the family to help with expenses.
You may sign Dorothea's guest book and send online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com
Published on March 11, 2019
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