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Calling Hours:
Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00-5:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA

Celebration of Life Service:
Friday, July 19, 2019, 5:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Julia Fraser, officiating
Chaplain of St. Paul's Continuing Care Community

Greenville VFW Post #3374 will render military honors
at the conclusion of the service.  Inurnment will be in 
Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Meadville, PA

Ellis O. Hughes, age 88, of Greenville and of Chandler, AZ, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019 in St. Paul's Continuing Care Community.

He was born in Meadville, PA on February 7, 1931 to Paul E. and Mildred (Ellis) Hughes. Ellis was a 1949 graduate of Jamestown High School, served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, and received certification in electronics from Mercer County Vo-Tech. He retired from the electronics department of Motorola in Chandler, AZ, where he had been employed for ten years. He was previously employed as a welder for twenty-five years at the former Chicago Bridge & Iron Co., Greenville.

Ellis was of the Methodist Faith and had served as Chaplain of the Korean War Veterans Association in Chandler, AZ. He enjoyed square dancing, hiking, and had volunteered as the zamboni driver at the former Greenville Ice Rink for many years.

On March 28, 1953, he married the former Phyllis Mae Martin, she passed away on February 14, 2012. He is survived by his two daughters; Cindy Micsky and her husband Jim of Greenville and Cathy Slack and her husband Jeffrey of San Francisco, CA, seven grandchildren; Kristen Micsky-Malinko and her husband Gary, Steven Micsky and his wife Julie, Tyler Micsky and his wife Chanel, Kara Sell, Ryan Sell and his wife Sascha, Adam Sell and his wife Pati and Benjamin Sell and three great-grandchildren; Ava Malinko, Gary Malinko and Carson Micsky.

He was preceded in death by his mother, his father, a step-mother; Lila Hughes, his daughter; Dr. Susan Biddulph and a brother; Raymond Hughes.

Memorial contributions may be made to Greenville V.F.W., 54 Conneaut Lake Rd., Greenville, PA 16125.

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2 Comments

  1. Anonymous Anonymous
    July 4, 2019    

    Cindy and Cathy,
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Your Dad was such a good and kind man. I have wonderful memories of your whole family from when I was a child. Take comfort in the fact that he is with your mom now.

    I love you both!
    Love,
    Your cousin Janet

  2. Anonymous Anonymous
    July 4, 2019    

    Cindy, Cathy and families,

    So sorry for your loss. What a wonderful man your dad was….so kind and hard working. As Jan said, take comfort that he is joined again with your mom.

    Love you all,
    Denise

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