Mabel E. Ellis
May 26, 1916 - Feb 20, 2012
ELLIS, MABEL EDITH
May 26, 1916 – February 20, 2012.
Mabel Ellis quietly passed away on February 20, 2012 at her home in Sacramento, CA. She was born Mabel Edith Pettengill in Glencoe, CA and graduated from Calaveras High School. After attending business college she began a long career with the State of California, retiring as a accountant with Cal Trans. She was a longtime resident of Stockton and an active member of Unitarian Church. She was fiercely independent and outspoken. People of all ages and backgrounds enjoyed her company.
Mabel was married to Alden Leo Ellis in 1941, a relationship that lasted until his death in 1987. She is survived by her two sons, Fred Ellis of Stockton, CA and James Ellis of Bend, OR, as well as five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service being held on March 3, 2012 at 12:00 PM at Community Lutheran Church, 920 Drever St., Sacramento.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Loaves and Fishes, P.O. Box 2161, Sacramento, CA 95812.
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