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Margaret Jean Ellis, 89, of Rapid City, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017. She was born to the late Jack and Ruth (Majors) Magers on Dec. 4, 1927 in Mound Valley, Kansas.
Margaret married Donald Ellis and lived in Allen Park for over 30 years, moving to Torch Lake after Don's retirement in 1986. Margaret was a warm and caring person; she was active and enjoyed playing bridge with friends, bowling, tennis and gardening. She was very devoted to her family and a dog lover.
Margaret is survived by her husband, Donald; daughters, Patti (Jack Jensen) Ellis and Nancy Ellis; sons, David (Judy) Ellis and Dan (Sharon) Ellis; four grandchildren, Kelly, James, Bernard and Abigail; and four great-grandchildren, Allison, Selena, Colton and Jackson.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A celebration of life will take place at a later date.
Arrangements were entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Published on March 29, 2017
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