January 17, 1934 - September 24, 2018
Lila M. Ellis, age 84 of Mio, Michigan, passed away at Munson Hospital-Grayling on Monday, September 24, 2018.
Lila was born in Davison, Michigan on January 17, 1934 to John and Berdith (Churchill) Fenner. She graduated from the Aldelphian Seventh-day Adventist Academy in Holly, Michigan. Lila married Daniel Ellis in 1975 in Lapeer. The couple settled in Mio where Lila was an active member of the Mio Seventh-day Adventist Church. She loved her flowers and digging in the dirt, music, cooking, four-wheeling, and traveling. She especially loved spending time with her family and her pets.
Lila is survived by her husband Daniel of Mio, MI; her children: Diana (Tim) Brown of Lupton, MI; Marjorie Amidon of Traverse City, MI; Lowell (Hope) Bailey, Jr. of Freeport, MI; Julia Stacy of Mio, MI; Ron (Brenda) Bailey of Mio, MI; Robert Bailey of The Philippines; Danny (Debbie) Ellis of Grayling, MI; Richard (Carol) Ellis of Mio, MI; Barbara (Don) Crawford of Fairview, MI; and Casey (Kristen) Ellis of Mio, MI; numerous grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 sisters: Olive Revard and Evelyn Risden.
Visitation on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 5 – 8 PM at the Lashley Funeral Home, Mio, MI; and also on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 10 AM until the time of Funeral Services at 11 AM at the Mio Seventh-day Adventist Church, Mio, Michigan with Pastor Jay Clough officiating. Interment will follow the services at Kittle Cemetery, Mio, Michigan.
These arrangements were handled by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio, MI.