Marilyn M. Ellison, age 84 of Belton, passed from this life Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at her home. Graveside services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Moffat Cemetery.
Marilyn was born September 25, 1935 to Willard and Opal Fisher in Troy, Ohio. She graduated from Springfield South High School in 1953. Marilyn was a store manager in Ohio for 42 years, then a bank teller until retiring in Texas in 2000.
Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents, Willard and Opal; first husband, James O. Ellison; second husband, Vernon A. Jenschke; son, Dennis Ellison; son, Earl Ellison; brother, Richard Fisher; sister, Juanita Yarger; sister, Alice Mosier; brother, John Fisher; and grandson, Michael Ellison.
She is survived by her son, Douglas Ellison and wife, Pam; daughter, Jean Ellison; brother, William Fisher; grandchildren, Douglas, Sarah, Chrystal, Colby, Amy, Dan, Jeramiah, Jessica, Jennie, Vanessa, Daniel, and Crystal; and great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Destiny, Paige, Lacie, Lane, Douglas, James, Emily, Annabelle, Max, Hayden, Luca, Summer, Mallory, Hayley, and Wyatt. She will be missed by so many.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Evangelina Flores, the wonderful caregiver that helped in so many ways through this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities, rmhc-temple.org; to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, cff.org; or to the Moffat Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 2108, Temple, TX 76501.
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Ronald McDonald House Charities
110 North Carpenter Street, Chicago IL 60607
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
4550 Montgomery Ave. - Suite 1100 N, Bethesda MD 20814
Moffat Cemetery Association
13956 TX-36, Moody TX 76557