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Cathleen Vivian Ellison

September 30, 1951 November 7, 2017
Cathleen Vivian Ellison
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Obituary for Cathleen Vivian Ellison

Cathleen Vivian Ellison, 66, of Fostoria, passed away on Tuesday evening, November 7, 2017, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital.

She was born on September 30, 1951 in Charlotte, MI to Rodger and Vivian (Reynolds) Stroebel.

She is survived by her mother, Vivian, of LaSalle, MI; children, Randel Ellison, of Fostoria, Christopher (Heather Webb) Ellison, of Newport, MI, Nicholas (Angela) Ellison, of Monroe, MI, Clinton ( Amy) Ellison, of Risingsun, OH, Joseph (Crisanta) Ellison, the Philippines, Dakota “Cody” Ellison, of Fostoria, and Montana Ellison, of Fostoria; 15 grandchildren, Christopher, Lisa, Samantha, Heather, Shane, Seth, Holly, Cory, Kimberley, Taylor, Clinton II, Cecelia, Cassidy, Cathlene, and Charissa; 6 graet-grandchildren, Khloe, Dominik, Antonello, Timothy Jr., Misty-Dawn, and Finn; one brother, Duwayne “Duke” (Jodie) Stroebel, of  Wittemore,Michigan; one step-brother, Tim Carpenter, of Michigan; two sisters, Charlene (Rob) Z, of LaSalle, MI, and Colleen (Gary) Weirich, Swanton, OH; and one step-sister, Arlene Graham, of Roaring Branch, PA. She was preceded in death by her father, Rodger Stroebel, and two brothers, Rodger and Reynold Stroebel, and a granddaughter, Miranda.

Cathleen was the “best mother”, very devoted to her children & grandchildren.  She would do anything for anyone.

Cathleen was very interested in archeology. She was an avid reader, especially enjoying authors Stephen King and James Patterson. She watched thriller movies, HGTV, Alaska, the last Frontier, as well as Naked & Afraid, NASCAR, WWE Wrestling, and the Detroit Tigers Baseball.  She enjoyed country music and karaoke nights, her favorite song being, Hello Walls, by Faron Young, and she loved going to the casino.

Visitation will be held from 3-6 pm on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria, and again 1 hour prior to funeral services which will begin 1 pm Monday in the funeral home immediately following visitation. Pastor William Bentley will officiate. Committal services and burial will follow in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

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