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1933 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
ELLS, Joan M. (Carroll) Of Chelsea, on September 2. Beloved wife of 64 years to the late Chelsea Police Lieutenant Charles E. Ells, Sr. Devoted mother of Charles E. Ells, Jr., and his husband, Anthony Melchionda, of Revere, and Edward C. Ells, of Chelsea. Loving daughter of Edward C. and Mildred A. Carroll. Dear sister of the late Mary Lipman, Mildred Dion and Jacqueline Scherer. Survived by sisters-in-law; Rita Ells and Marie Ells, of Chelsea, Pauline Mahoney of Nahant and Hazel Ells of Winchester. She is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews, including Larry Lipman Jr. with whom she shared many conversations with over the years. Visiting Hours: At the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home, 718 Broadway, CHELSEA on Thursday, Sept. 6th from 4 - 8 P.M. Funeral Home fully handicap accessible, ample parking opposite Funeral Home. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. Funeral on Friday, Sept. 7th, at 9:00 A.M. from the Welsh Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Grace Church, 59 Nichols St., Chelsea at 10:00 A.M. For directions or to send expressions of sympathy, please visit www.WelshFuneralHome.com Frank A. Welsh & Sons Chelsea, 617-889-2723

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Published in The Boston Globe on Sept. 5, 2018
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