Cheryl J. Ellis, 74, of Leon, New York, went on vacation with her loved ones on September 29, 2022.
She was born on June 30, 1948 in Jamestown, New York to the late John and Irene Beck.
Cheryl grew up on Hunt Road in Jamestown, New York and graduated from Southwestern Central School. After graduating from high school, she moved to George in Washington, DC. She studied medical technology at the University of Washington.
Married Jerome Ellis on October 25, 1969.
Cheryl worked as an assistant teacher and bus monitor for over 30 years in the Pine Valley Central School District. She also served as a council lady for several years in the town of León.
She spent her summers boating on D-Dock on Chautauqua Lake, enjoying music and dancing, enjoying the Christmas season, collecting Coca-Cola memorabilia, and spending time with her family.
Cheryl is survived by her loving husband, Jerome. Her precious children: John (Amy) Ellis and Samantha (Chris) Kozlowski. Her grandchildren: Nicholas, Sydney, Emma and Cameron. her sister, Barbara (Ken) Eggleston; Also, many of her nieces, nephews and cousins survive.
Relatives and friends can visit Distatio Funeral Home, Balcombe Corners, 478 Route 83, South Dayton on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Leon Fire Department, 12194 Leon New Albion Road, Conewango Valley, NY 14726.
Send your condolences online at www.distasiofuneralhome.com.