Departed suddenly but peacefully, November 19, 2013 at Hamilton General Hospital. Loving wife of Mark Collington, mother of Philip (Tara) and Stephen, beloved Nana of Emma Louise and Lucy Anne, Ellen is also survived by brother Philip Roy and sister Karen Schilthuis. A career teacher with the Hamilton-Wentworth School Board, Ellen was a passionate quilter and fabric artist, and past president of the Hamilton Quilters Guild.
Visitation on Friday November 22 from 6-9pm, Memorial Celebration on Saturday at 10:30am (Cresmount Funeral Home, 322 Fennell Ave E, Hamilton).
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army Lawson Ministries Hamilton, McMaster Children’s Hospital or The Heart and Stroke Foundation would be deeply appreciated.