Paul F. Ellis, Jr., 86, of Hazleton passed away on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at Deaconess Hospice Center in Evansville.


He was born on April 19, 1926 in Hazleton, IN to Paul F. and Pearl (Davidson) Ellis, Sr.


He had retired from Preslite Battery and was a member of the V.F.W. #1147 Post in Princeton

He is survived by children Bill of Calabash, NC, Bob of Evansville, IN, Jim of Pittsburgh, PA, Nina of Winston Salem, NC and Richard of Hazleton, IN; 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by Janet Lankford Ellis. 

Funeral Services will be held at
11 AM on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, officiated by Pastor Gary Arnold. Burial will be at the Hazleton Community (IOOF) Cemetery.


Visitation will be from 4 until 8 PM on Friday at Colvin Funeral Home. Military graveside services will by retired military veterans.