Griswold, Dr. Ellen Mary
Dr. Ellen Mary Griswold, born November 15, 1964, loving wife and best friend to David Lapen and beloved mother of Emily and Ross, passed away on September 16, 2012. Cherished daughter of Fred Griswold, the late Arlene (Della Valle) and Anna (Cosgrove). Loved daughter-in-law of Robert and Linda Lapen of Ellensburg, WA. Sister and friend to Ann (Scott) and Lorraine, sister-in-law to Thomas and Erica Lapen. Treasured Aunt to William, Caitlin, Laura, Emma and Will. Ellen was passionate about family, friends, and nature. We will miss her wisdom, her kindness, her thoughtfulness, and her spirit. Ellen's wish was that donations should go to the Nature Conservancy of Canada (www.natureconservancy.ca). Visitation at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, 1411 Hunt Club Road, Ottawa on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 from 1-3 pm followed by a funeral service in the chapel at 3 pm.