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Warren Ellis
  • December 23, 1941
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  • February 12, 2020

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Warren F. Ellis, age 78, of The Villages, passed away peacefully, on February 12, 2020, surrounded by friends and family.  Born December 23, 1941, he was the son of the late Irene (Seippel) Ellis and Wendell N. Ellis.  After graduating from the University of Vermont, in 1963, he began a telephone career at Rochester Telephone, in Rochester, NY, that ended with his retirement as Director of Nynex, in Boston, MA, in 1990.  He is survived by; his wife, Phyllis Ellis; sons- Timothy (Patricia), W. Thomas (Maria), and Terry (Lori); stepdaughters- Melinda Philbrook and Jennifer Philbrook (Steven Vinezeano); grandchildren-Sam (Emma), Ryan, Clark, Jack, Emma, Courtney, Amy, and Roxanne; brothers-Dr. Henry Ellis (Jamie), Dr. P. Christopher Ellis (Diane) and sister Virginia Newton; and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by a brother Wendell N. Ellis.  He is also survived by his loving cats, Cain and Miss Lilly.  Warren enjoyed rooting for his favorite Boston sports teams, and more than an occasional hotdog. A Celebration of Life will be held March 14, 4-7:00 pm at Manatee Rec Center located at 1512 Hillsborough Trail, The Villages.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Your Humane Society SPCA, 994 County Rd, #529A, Lake Panasoffkee, FL 33538.  Condolences may be sent to www.baldwincremation.com


March 14, 2020

Manatee Rec Center
1512 Hillsborough Trail, The Villages

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  1. Bill Palmer says:
    14 Mar 2020
    "Dad" was a good person and a good father. I was really, really glad I was able to visit with him this past summer. It reminded me of what a great relationship we had.

  2. John and Debbie says:
    26 Feb 2020
    We adored Warren. Such a kind caring man. We will miss him dearly. Prayers go out to his wife Phyllis and his family.
    John and Debbie Vina

  3. Amanda Akerman Tibbits says:
    20 Feb 2020
    Thinking of all of you and sending hugs to you, Phyllis

  4. Tom Ellis says:
    18 Feb 2020
    Rest in peace Dad...forever grateful for your gentle words of wisdom over the years.


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