Patricia's Story

ELLSWORTH AND WEEKI WACHEE, FL - Patricia L. Ellis, wife of Hugh Edward Ellis, died January 4, 2015 at her Florida residence in Weeki Wachee. She was born October 14, 1937 in Bangor, ME, daughter of Sterling H. and Olive G. Leavitt.

She and her husband were residents of Ellsworth, ME and Weeki Wachee, FL and attended Spring Hill United church of Christ in Spring Hill, FL. They also lived in Brewer, Me for over 30 years prior to retirement.

Pat was predeceased by her parents, plus brother, Brent Leavitt, and sister Eleanor Carlisle. Surviving are her three children, Jeffrey Ellis and wife, Ginger, of Bloomingdale, MI; Katherine Chiu and husband, Fred, of Yarmouth, ME; and Kimberly Wienholt and husband, Gregory, of New Market, MD; plus 4 grandchildren, Justin Ellis of Washington; Katherine Schmidgall and husband, David, of Washington DC; David Ellis of Ethiopia; and Hope Wienholt of New Market, MD. She graduated from Bangor high School in 1954 and worked for Bangor Savings Bank, Dead river Company, YWCA, Gordon Clapp Travel, and McDowell tours over the years.

A memorial service will be held in her memory on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor. The Family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center Street, Bangor immediately following the service Friday. Donations to Spring Hill United Church of Christ may be made in her name at 4244 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill, FL 34609.
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