November 9, 1929 - June 11, 2021
Virginia Ada Ellis, age 91, passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Linden Square Assisted Living Facility in Saline. She was born on November 9, 1929 in Ypsilanti, MI, the daughter of Rolland and Gertrude (Johnson) Hinsch. On July 5, 1947 in the First Presbyterian Church in Ypsilanti, MI, she married Melville F. Ellis, and he preceded her in death on October 27, 2014. Survivors include their children; Deb (Bob) Grimmette, Mark (Elayne) Ellis, Cindy (Mike) Bunton, and Marcia (John) Evans. Other survivors include their grandchildren; Jennifer (Jason), Jessica (Mike), Sarah (Jeremiah), Katie (James), Parker, and Macy, and Great-Grandchildren; Xander, Tatum, Quinn, William and Levi and sister-in-law Els Ellis. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Robert Hinsch, In-laws Mahlon and Emily Ellis, Helen/Herm Deal, Mahlon Ellis Jr./Dorothy, Trudy/Floyd Bohms, Duane/LaDona Ellis, Edward Ellis, and Joanne Hinsch. Ginny was the ultimate homemaker and caregiver- she loved her husband, four children and cared for her ailing father/mother. Mel and Ginny loved their dog Emma, traveling in their RV and camping at their property on US-2 in the upper peninsula. When camping in Naubinway, they enjoyed visiting with their upnorth neighbors/friends Steve and Sue Nelson. The Ellis family would like to give many thanks to Mom’s caregivers for your care and compassion: Sharon, Audrey, Rachel, Mary, Linda, Molly and Amy. You were all the best of the best!! Special thanks to Shari Straight for all your faithful years of cutting/styling Mom’s hair in her home. We were so grateful that you provided this in-home service. Thank you to Linden Square staff/nurses and Careline Hospice staff/nurses even though this time was short lived we appreciate everything you did for our mother. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Huron Valley. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home where friends may begin calling on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 between the hours of 6:00 P.M. and 8:00 P.M. Private burial will take place in the Lodi Township Cemetery in Lodi Twp., MI. To leave a memory you have of Virginia, to sign her guestbook, or for directions please visit www.rbfhsaline.com.
Virginia Ada Ellis, age 91, passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Linden Square Assisted Living Facility in Saline. She was born on November 9, 1929 in Ypsilanti, MI, the daughter of Rolland and Gertrude (Johnson) Hinsch. On July 5, 1947... View Obituary & Service Information
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