Mary E. Ellingson, 98
Mrs. Mary E. Ellingson, age 98 of Mountain Home passed away Monday, March 18, 2013 in Mountain Home. Mary Ellingson was born February 28, 1915 in Kosice, Slovakia to George F. and Maria (Konkoly) Virosztko. She married Glen S. Ellingson on June 19, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois.
Mrs. Ellingson was an Altar Guild member for over 30 years, Past President of North Western Home Extension (County Fair Judge), Stephen Minister, Past PTA President, Cub Scout Den Mother, and a Girl Scout Cookie Chairman. She was a member of the Gassville Senior Center Club and Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Mary E. Ellingson is survived by two sons; Ernest Ellingson (Donna) of Townshend, VT, Robert Ellingson (Denise) of Tallahassee, Florida, one daughter; Louise Fountain of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband; Glen Ellingson, parents, and one brother; Julius Virosztko.
Visitation for Mrs. Ellingson will be from 6:00-9:00pm at the Roller Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Funeral service will be Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 11:00am at the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Mountain Home, Arkansas with Reverend David Gadbaw and Reverend John Easteling officiating. Interment will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Cotter, Arkansas at 1:30pm. Memorials may be made to the Redeemer Lutheran Church. Visit www.rollerfuneralhomes.com for an online guestbook.
Published in Baxter Bulletin on Mar. 20, 2013