Ellen Bernee, a Poway resident for over 40 years, passed away September 6, 2013. She was born in Oakland, CA, in 1930.
Ellen was active in the community's original planning agency and ran for City Council in 1980. She was instrumental in the early beginnings of Poway and helped write the City's General Plan. She will be missed.
Ellen is survived by a daughter, son, and grandchildren.
No services are planned.