Funeral services for Isabelle Elaine Ellis, 3, of Eudora will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary - Eudora Chapel. Burial will follow in the Eudora Cemetery. She died December 11, 2008 at the St. Louis Children's Hospital. She was born February 4, 2005 in Topeka, Kansas the daughter of Christopher and Amanda Pio Ellis. Isabelle was loved by all and she possessed a beautiful spirit. She was an excellent ballerina and singer. She most loved playing with her sister and parents Isabelle was an avid gardener and loved picking flowers. She was an artist and painter and enjoyed making things. Isabelle passed away peacefully in her parent's arms due to heart failure, while waiting for a heart transplant. Survivors include her parents and a sister, Elorah, Maternal grandparents, Karen & Steve Pio, Allen, KS; Paternal grandparents Barbara Milliken & Ron Ellis, Topeka, KS. The family will greet friends during a Celebration of Isabelle's Life from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at the Eudora chapel.The family suggests memorial contributions to the Isabelle Ellis Memorial Fund and sent in care of the mortuary. Her family would like to express the importance of giving the gift of life through organ donation. Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com Subject: Ellis
Published in Kansas City Star on Dec. 14, 2008.