Tracey Joanne ELLIS

ELLIS, Tracey Joanne - With great sadness, the Ellis family announces the loss of a Mother and a Sister, Tracey Joanne Ellis passed away suddenly on Monday, November 26, 2012. A loving mother to Jaden Anne Ellis. The devoted partner of the late Vambola Mann. Tracey is predeceased by her parents Charles Alfred Ellis and Beatrice Lilian Yule. Working for the Ministry of Natural Resources for 30 years, Tracey found her greatest joy in motherhood; she was an avid skier and outdoorswoman. A friend of many, Tracey's generous heart gave support to those who were lucky enough to know her. All, whom met her will sorely miss TJay, for her warmth, easy manner, infectious smile and the love she had for life that she shared with her family and friends. The family will hold a Service of Celebration for Tracey's Life, with a visitation at 1:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at St. John's Anglican Church, 29 Church Street E., Cookstown. As an expression of sympathy, donations in the memory of Tracey J. Ellis may be directed to Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation of Toronto, the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario, Parkinson Society of Canada and The Pet Trust in care of the Ontario Veterinary College, The University of Guelph. Please visit Tracey's Book of Memories at

Published in the Toronto Star from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2012