John Howard Ellison, Sr.

John Howard Ellison, Sr., of Everett, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 20, 2018 surrounded by his loving family, after a long illness. He was 83 years old.

He leaves behind his beloved wife, Ellen L. (Burt) Ellison, after 56 years of marriage; John was the loving father to his sons, Kenneth Eric Ellison of Everett, MA and Michael Nicholas Ellison and his wife Christine Ellison of Everett, MA; his loving daughter, Kimberly Smith Wing of Tewksbury, MA; his daughter-in- law Amanda Alves of Malden, MA; his adored grandchildren, Gill, Isibella, Pedro, Sophie, Karliee, Michael, Taren, and Sean; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. John was predeceased by his son, John Howard Ellison, Jr.

All are invited to join in a Celebration of John’s Life on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 9-noon at Boston Cremation, 287 Main Street, Malden, MA.



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  1. Donna Weiss on December 4, 2018 at 12:58 am

    Sending my sincere and heartfelt sympathy to Ellen, Kenny,Michael and family for your loss. John had a big heart and love for his family.
    Rest in Peace, John.

  2. Ruthann Caldwell on December 5, 2018 at 5:25 am

    I’m sorry very sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with the family

  3. Amanda on December 5, 2018 at 5:44 am

    I will deeply miss you!

  4. Julia M. Brandano on December 5, 2018 at 6:21 am

    So sorry for your loss. He will be missed.

  5. Keith Lindsey on December 5, 2018 at 6:31 am

    John. You are a good Man, A good father and a good Husband. Not many men can carry that weight and be as good at it as You. I am Honored to have you as a part of my family and to be part of yours.Fly High My friend.

  6. Richard Murphy on December 5, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    To know Kim and her children is to know how good a dad you were.Rest is peace.

  7. Linda and Bill Magnusson on December 5, 2018 at 2:49 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Bill and I send our sincere condolences. Bill really enjoyed sitting at your table with John, talking and talking……..Bill will miss that.

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