ASHLAND - Albertson, Ellen Frantz, 78, of Ashland, VA passed away November 15, 2013. Her parents, Evelyn and Douglas Frantz of Roanoke, VA, preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughters, Robin Lester (Grady) of Tampa, FL and Evelyn Bozzuti (Tony) of Seattle, WA; as well as two granddaughters, Mary Ellen and Emory Bozzuti also of Seattle. She also leaves behind her sister, Robin Priddy (Sumpter) of Ashland, VA. Ellen was a graduate of Roanoke College where she was a Phi Mu Sister. While living in Williamsburg, VA she was deeply involved in the Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a member of Ashland Presbyterian Church, where she served as a deacon. Ellen was a dedicated and caring elementary school teacher for over three decades, instructing children in Williamsburg and Roanoke, VA. The family wishes to thank the staff of Elizabeth House Assisted Living and Asera Hospice for their care and concern. A memorial service will take place at a later date at Ashland Presbyterian Church with a private graveside service in Roanoke, VA in Evergreen Burial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the
, P.O. Box 429, Richmond, VA 23218 or the Ashland Presbyterian Church, 401 Virginia St., Ashland, VA. Nelsen Funeral Home of Ashland is making arrangements where condolences can be offered at www.nelsencares.com.
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Published in Daily Press on Nov. 24, 2013