Ellen M. ((Lytle)) Dennis

Ellen M. (Lytle) Dennis, 83, of Douglassville, PA, widow of Ray E. Dennis, died Friday at her home.
Born in Selbysport, MD, she was a daughter of the late Alvin and Lela A. (Fike) Lytle. Mrs. Dennis was employed in her early years as an aid with the former Pennhurst State Hospital and also with the Pottstown Hospital. She was a member of First Church of the Brethren, and the Art Guild of Pottstown.
She is survived by two daughters, Patricia E. wife of David Stout, Pottstown; Nancy J. Dennis, Douglassville; brothers, Elmer Lytle, Douglassville; Burton Lytle and wife Linda, Friendsville, MD; David Lytle and wife Nancy, Boyertown; sister Betty Lou Lytle, Pottstown; brother in-law Roger Lohr, Friendsville, MD; granddaughter, Janice wife of Eliecer Vargas, Costa Rica; two great grandsons, Andrew & Jacob; many nieces and nephews and was "Nana" to many. She was predeceased by two sisters, Alice Lohr and Leone Schroyer.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Thursday February 6, 2014 from the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, 359 King St. Pottstown. Officiating will be Reverend Scott Major. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. There will be a viewing from 10until 11 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made in her memory to First Church of the Brethren, 371 N. York St. Pottstown, PA 19464.
Published in The Mercury on Feb. 2, 2014