Charlotte Joann Ellis


Charlotte Joann Ellis, 70, of Hope, died Friday August 18, 2017, at Kindred Transitional Care.

Before retirement, she was employed at Walmart as a stocker.

She enjoyed reading and spending time at the library, cross stitch, and was an avid cat lover.

Born August 18, 1947, in Wyoming, Charlotte was the daughter of Jack and Evelyn Montgomery Rhoades.

Survivors include daughters, Lesley (David) Tyler of Charlestown, IN, Carla McKee and Victoria (Jesse) Jones, both of Needham, IN, and Brenda (Michael) Anderson of Columbus; grandchildren, Dale, Jasmine, Sarah, Heather and Kyle; great-granddaughter, Aubri; and sister, Virginia Sypolski of West Minster, MD.

Charlotte is preceded in death by her parents.

There will be a visitation Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Burial of Charlotte’s cremains will be at a later date at Hope Moravian Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be sent to the Ellis family at