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Kathy Marlain Ellis

Kathy Marlain

March 24, 1949
August 8, 2017

Visitation Friday August 11, 2017 - 9:00-11:00 a.m. - Irvin Macz Funeral Home Centralia
Funeral Friday August 11, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. - Irvin Macz Funeral Home Centralia

Kathy Marlain Ellis, 68, of Central City, passed away August 8, 2017 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Centralia. She was born the daughter of Ivan Eugene and Lola Idene (Williams) McDaneld on March 24, 1949 in Salem, IL. She married Clyde William Ellis, Sr. on February 15, 1981 in Centralia.

She is lovingly survived by her husband Clyde Ellis, Sr. of Central City; brothers Larry Edward McDaneld of Odin, wife Phyliss, Ivan Wayne McDaneld of Knoxville, TN, wife Chris, Jeffery Keith McDaneld of Odin; sister,Lola Jean Eller of Junction City; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by both of her parents.

Mrs. Ellis was a devoted CNA for over 20 years, having worked at Fireside and the Centralia Manor. She enjoyed her time spent with her family and her beloved little dog, Bud.

Celebration of life services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 11, 2017 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia with Brother Claude Howell officiating. Friends and relatives are invited to gathering hours from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 11, 2017. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorial contributions in Kathy’s memory may be given to the Donor’s Choice. On-line condolences and memories of Kathy may be shared with the family at or on their Facebook page.