Ellen R. May, age 79 years, of Marion passed away Sunday, August 25, 2013 at her home.
Ellen Rae May was born on July 27, 1934 in Presque Isle, WI, to Oscar and Lela (Elandt) May. Her family moved to the Marion area when Ellen was a young child. She graduated from Marion High School in 1953. Ellen worked at Marion Plywood for 46 years, retiring in 1999. She is a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Marion.
Survivors include two brothers, Russell (Wanda) May of Clintonville and William May of Pulaski, and one sister, Carol (Michael) Kubiaczyk of St. Germain, WI. She is further survived by a sister-in-law, Lois May of Clintonville, nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends.
Ellen is preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Oscar "Winegar" May, three sisters, Doris Adams, Betty Pietz, and infant Jean Ann May; a sister-in-law, Pat May, and two brothers-in-law, Eugene "Buster" Adams and Vernon Pietz.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, September 21st at 11:00 AM at Roseland Cemetery, Marion. Rev. Brad Dokken will officiate and the Beil-Didier Funeral Home, Marion, is assisting the family.