Carolyn Ellis Obituary

Carolyn Jane Ellis
Carolyn Jane Ellis
Carolyn Jane Ellis

April 27, 1940 - November 13, 2010
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Carolyn Jane Ellis, 70, of Des Moines passed away peacefully at home on November 13, 2010. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday November 16 at Iles Funeral Homes Grandview Park Chapel.

Carolyn Ellis was born April 27, 1940 in Centerville, Iowa to Challice and Mary Hedgecock. She had three brothers and six sisters. Carolyn married the love of her life on November 13, 1956. She enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling with Robert. Carolyn was a devoted wife, mother, grandma, and great-grandma.

Carolyn is preceded in death by brothers Jim and Art; and sisters Dorothy, Sylvia, Mary Lou, Jody and her twin sister Marilyn.

Those left to cherish Carolyn's memory include her husband of 54 years, Robert Ellis; four children, Rhonda (Tim) Kirkpatrick, Jeff (Diane) Ellis, Brad (Karen) Ellis and Shawna Ellis; 23 grandchildren, Amy, John (Mindy), Josh (Nicole), Gabrielle, Kyle, Beth, Tammy, Natasha, John K., Andrew, Amanda E., Amanda K., Alex, Monica, Chris, Katie, Alexis, Samantha, Jordan, Fred, Deangelo, Shiann, and Dontay and three great-grandchildren Keely, Kamri and Payton; sister, Erma Sweet; brother, Jack Hedgecock and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.

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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
2:00 PM