Janice W. Ellis, 93 of Berthoud, died on August 22, 2011 at The Bridge Assisted Living Center in Longmont where she had spent her last five years surround by a loving, caring staff that she considered as her adopted granddaughters. She was born on July 5, 1918 in Utica, Illinois to Rudolph and Ada M. Worsley. She married Jack Ellis on March 12, 1950 in Illinois. He preceded her in death on November 12, 1998.
Janice was a homemaker for most of her life, a loving Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. She had lived in the Berthoud area since 1972. Janice was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Berthoud and the Do-Ettes Club of Westminster. She enjoyed fellowship with family and friends, square dancing, fishing and camping with her husband and, in early years, playing tennis.
Janice is survived by her daughter, Linda K. Sherman and husband Marshall of Kremmling, son, Daniel K. Ellis and wife Lorraine of Berthoud, five grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren. She is also preceded in death by her parents, four sisters, two brothers, and one great granddaughter, one niece, and one nephew.
A Memorial service will take place at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 27, 2011 at First Presbyterian Church of Berthoud. Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Berthoud in care of Kibbey Fishburn Funeral Home.