BOARDMAN, OH - Ellen L. Fitch, 67, passed away early Friday evening, Jan. 25, 2013, at Caprice Healthcare Center, North Lima, OH.
Ellen was born May 23, 1945, in Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County) a daughter of the late George and Ida Conway Franklin.
Ellen moved to Pompano Beach, Fla. in 1979, came back to Ohio in 1989, and lived in Willow Spring, N.C. from 1994 to 2010 before returning to Youngstown, Ohio.
She worked in retail sales, and in child care, which was her most rewarding profession.
Ellen enjoyed sewing, crocheting, and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Ellen leaves two children, Christopher D. (Tracie) Fitch of Clayton, N.C. and Cynthia L. (Kenneth) Noble of Raleigh, N.C.; three grandchildren, Bridgette A. Fitch, Cassandra I. Noble, and Aidin C. Fitch; three brothers, George (Betty) Franklin of Youngstown, Thomas (Sandy) Franklin of Inverness, Florida and Charles (Doreen) Cox of Rock Hill, S.C.; and a sister, Nell Forsythe of Homosassa Springs, Fla.
Per Ellen’s wishes, there are no services or calling hours.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made in Ellen’s memory to Animal Charity Humane Society 4140 Market St. Youngstown, OH 44512
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