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William Ellis

William Thomas Ellis

Sunday, August 27th, 1944 - Monday, February 17th, 2020
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Obituary

William Thomas Ellis, 75, of Fernham Lane passed away at his residence with family by his side on February 17, 2020. He was born in Norfolk to the late James Ellis and Evelyn Hobbs Ellis. William was a member of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Virginia Beach. William retired with Greyhound Bus Lines and was a member of the Amalgamated Transit Union; he also served in the Army National Guard.

He is survived by his wife, Maria Milonas Ellis; children, Dawn Hooghouse (Jeff), Antonia Jones (Dan), Anastasia Schoenwetter (Chris), William T. Ellis, Jr. (Tamala) and Will A. Ellis (Paige); 13 grandchildren and many loving family members.

A Trisagion service will be held Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at Graham Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 1112 Kempsville Road, Chesapeake. A funeral service will be held Friday, February 21, 2020 at 11 a.m. at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 621 First Colonial Road, Virginia Beach with Father John Manuel officiating. He will be laid to rest at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk. Please visit www.grahamfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence to the family.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, February 21st, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, February 21st, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
    Address
    621 First Colonial Road
    Virginia Beach, VA
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  • Interment

    Location
    Forest Lawn Cemetery
    Address
    8100 Granby Street
    Norfolk, Virginia 23505
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Posted at 04:28pm
So sorry for your loss. Praying for the family, Love, All the ladies from Ferry Farm Baptist Preschool
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Posted at 02:55pm
All our Love, The Dragone family.
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Kara Holland

Posted at 09:08am
My deepest condolences to the family. May my dear friend rest in sweet heavenly bliss. Ellis, I will always remember all the laughs we had while working together at greyhound. You will be forever missed but never forgotten. Sleep well my friend. 🙏
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Wayne Sparrow

Posted at 12:32pm
May his memory live on. Peggy and I will be thinking and praying for you in your time of grief. Wayne
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