Cheryl Ellison
1958 - 2021
Strickland Funeral Home
1901 South Highway 19
Crystal River, FL
Cheryl Ellison, 63 of Beverly Hills, FL passed away Wednesday September 8, 2021 at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, FL.
She was born August 19, 1958 in Beaver Falls, PA and came here 34 years ago from Ocklawaha, FL. Mrs. Ellison earned her Bachelors Degree in Christian Education from Geneva College and was a teacher for over 30 years.
She had taught all grades during her career, positively impacting the lives of her students and fellow teachers. Local schools were the Red Level Christian Academy, River Gardens Christian School and West Coast Christian School.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Ellison on August 23, 2021. She was also preceded in death by her sister Laura Rowe, her mother Mary Jane Rowe and her grandson Maxwell Ellison.
She is survived by her son Richard Ellison and wife Alicia of Beverly Hills, FL, her daughter Lisa Zuidema and husband James of Spring Hill, FL, her father Thomas Rowe of Beaver Falls, PA, sisters Rhonda Tetemanza (Joe) of Ohio and Brenda Pace (Ed) of Ohio, her nephew Walker Tetemanza and her beloved grandchildren Elizabeth Rose and Wylee Cooper Ellison.
A memorial service presided by Dr. Tim Lantzy will be held on Saturday September 18th at the First Baptist Church of Crystal River with family receiving friends from 10:30 AM until the service time at 11 AM. Strickland Funeral Home and Crematory of Crystal River, FL is assisting the family with arrangements.
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Published by Citrus County Chronicle on Sep. 12, 2021.
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Memorial service
10:30a.m. - 11:00a.m.
First Baptist Church of Crystal River
First Baptist Church of Crystal River
Funeral services provided by:
Strickland Funeral Home
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Rip Cheryl now your home with Robert I know everyone going to miss you but now ur out of pain and can be everyone guardian angel .
Johnnie ellison
September 13, 2021
My sincere sympathies go to the Ellison Family on the passing of their beloved. Cheryl was a friend and a fellow Session member at LifeTree Presbyterian Church in Crystal River. I remember her as a gentle soul, very friendly and helpful and she will be missed. My heart is heavy at this time.
Sharon Paup
September 12, 2021
Ms. Ellison played a large part in our daughter´s education. Beyond subject content she taught love, compassion and love of the Lord. She will be missed.
The Antonelli Family
September 12, 2021
Prayers and sympathy for Cheryl´s family. Cheryl was a beautiful woman full of encouragement and love. I know she will be missed. I am so sorry for your loss.
Thea Osborne
September 12, 2021
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
Lyman Strickland & the Staff of Strickland Funeral Home
September 12, 2021
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