It is with great sadness that the family of the late Barbara Patricia (Tait) Ellis announce her passing at the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, MB on July 17, 2021 at the age of 68.
Barbara was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #244 and retired from Wawatay Inn. She is predeceased by her father, Derek Tait, grandparents, Harry and Gladys Tait and granddaughter Kaylynn. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her mother Marie Tait, husband Robert Ellis; son, Kenneth Hollett (Tracy), granddaughters Sydney and Alexis of Thompson, MB; daughter, Kimberly Dicks (Shane), grandsons Kurtlin, Blase and Lance of Thompson, MB; stepson Robert Ellis (Kecia), granddaughter Courtney and Grandson Christopher; stepdaughter, Norma-Jean Ellis (Jeff) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, grandsons Lucas and Jordan; and stepdaughter, Kelly-Anne Ellis (Dana), granddaughter Karissa and grandson Cameron of Bishop's Falls, NL.
Also leaving to mourn are her brothers, Bruce and Robert Tait; brother-in-law, Alfred (Connie) Ellis; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Pardy and Ollie (Terry) Eisenhaur; and many close relatives and friends.
Barbara has left a lasting impression on all who have ever had the pleasure of knowing her. Join us on Saturday October 16, 2021 @ 2:00 pm for The Celebration of Life at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #244, Thompson Manitoba. There will be a light snack served by the Women's Axillary at the Legion.
Published by Thompson Citizen from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2021.