Kenneth Ray Ellison Age: 68   (February 3, 1942 - October 6, 2010)  Eldorado, IL

Kenneth Ray Ellison 2010.jpg (22006 bytes) Born in Omaha, Illinois on Feb. 3, 1942  Departed on Oct. 6, 2010 and resided in Eldorado, IL
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 8, 2010
Service: Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010
Cemetery: Plainview Cemetery
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Mr. Kenneth Ray Ellison, 68, of Eldorado, went to be with the Lord at 7:00 PM, Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at his residence.

He was the husband of Wanda Sue (West) Ellison who survives.

Kenneth was born in Omaha, IL on February 3, 1942, the son of the late Herbert and Bernice (Taylor) Ellison.

He was a member of The Church of New Beginnings in Eldorado.

He was a welder at Babcock and Wilcox, Star Welding in Shawneetown, and worked during the construction of Arclar Coal Company.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two sons Allen Ray Ellison of Eldorado, Darren Lee (Megan Weatherly) Ellison of Carbondale, three brothers, Gene (Linda) Ellison of Norris City, Gary (Carolyn) Ellison of Eldorado and Donnie (Sandy) Ellison of Norris City.

Funeral Services at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 9th, 2010 with Rev.'s Toby Hise, Michael Whobrey & Robert Murray officiating. Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery.

Visitation hours are Friday 5-8 pm at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home.

Kenneth Ellison, brother to Gene Ellison and Gary Ellison died Wednesday, October 6, 2010 the funeral home and newspaper obituary will be link as soon as I get this information.  Kenny has been fighting liver cancer for 1-1/2 years.  Pal Bucker said he remembers Kenny played in the 2003 IL & IL 101, 2004 Gould/Fortman, 2005 Illinois 101 County Open, 2007 Illinois Open, and 2007 Illinois 101 County Open. His funeral home obituary will be up later today on this website.

 Colonial Terrace Funeral Home - Obituary  <>  Daily Register Obits

Gene reported by email Thu, Oct 7, 2010 9:02:54 AM I want to report the death of my brother Kenneth Ellison, Eldorado, IL 62869. He passed away on October 6, 2010 around 7:00 p.m. last night. He will be at the Colonial Terrace Funeral Home, 700 4th Street, Eldorado, IL 62930. Visitation Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. with Funeral Saturday at 2:00 p.m.. He had Colon and Liver Cancer.