Ellis, James Francis

Ellis, James Francis

May 14, 1937 – November 8, 2015
Age 78 of Fridley, peacefully passed away November 8, 2015 after several years of poor health. Preceded in death by wife, Paula. He is survived by children, Mark (Jodi) Ellis, Scott (Jacki) Ellis, Christina (Tim) Marcantonio, Dawn (Pete) Walker and Michelle (Shawn) McLaughlin; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at 10 am followed by Mass at 11 am on Friday, November 13, 2015 at Church of St. William, 6120 5th St NE, Fridley, MN. A celebration of life gathering will be held starting at 12 pm at the Ellis residence on Saturday, November 14, 2015. In lieu of flowers, donations to Roseville Heartland Hospice appreciated. (Published in the Star Tribune on November 11, 2015)