Joyce Huebotter Ellis, Age 87, of Grand Chain, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at 11:36 a.m. Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Dunedin, Florida.
Joyce was born May 11, 1928 in Grand Chain, she was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church in Olmsted. Joyce, along with her late husband Arthur Ellis Jr., owned and operated Huebotters General Store and Huebotters Orchards in Grand Chain for over forty years.
Joyce is survived by two sons, Anthony (Candace) Ellis of Dunedin, Florida, Brad Ellis of Grand Chain; four grandchildren, Jacque Ellis of Falling Waters, West Virginia, Scott and Brandon Ellis of Hagerstown, Maryland and Kelly Ellis; six great-grandchildren, three step-granddaughters, two step-great-grandchildren.
Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Ellis Jr. (May 21, 2010); parents, Paul and Ina Mae King Huebotter.
Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Ellis will be Friday, May 29, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Masonic Cemetery in Grand Chain. Rev. Paul Donner will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 to 1:30 pm Friday, at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak. To share a memory with the family, please visit our website at www.wilsonfuneralhome1928.com