PLAINVILLE – Gordon L. “Bud” Ellis, 92, passed away peacefully on Monday December 31, 2018 at Wingate at Norton Nursing Home with his children by his side. He was the beloved husband of the late Albina Cristadoro.
Born on November 20, 1926 in Cambridge he was the loving son of the late William and Jennie (Campbell) Ellis.
Gordon attended Boston Public Schools and was a resident of 140 East Bacon St. in Plainville for more than 25 years.
Bud was the owner and operator of G.L. Ellis Lathing and a former member of the Elks. He enjoyed ballroom dancing, country music and cribbage.
He is survived by his 3 children: William Ellis and wife Denise of North Attleboro; Patricia Ellis of North Attleboro; Elayne Petrella and husband Domenico of North Attleboro. His 3 cherished grandchildren: Jason, Christina and Andrea. His 3 adored great-grandchildren: Lilliana, PJ and Daxton, and a host of wonderful nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday January 9, 2019 in the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home 15 Grove St. North Attleboro from 11-12:30pm. A funeral home service will begin at 12:30. Burial will immediately follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery North Attleboro.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd. Miami, FL. 33134 or go to www.copdfoundation.org.