Ellen Marie Kirk
March 05, 1944 ‒ October 03, 2018
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Ellen Marie Kirk, 74, of Mount Vernon passed away on Wednesday evening, October 3, 2018 at Knox Community Hospital. She was born on March 5, 1944 in Mount Vernon to the late Robert O. and Edna Marie (Bockoven) Kirk.
Ellen retired from the Mount Vernon Developmental Center, where she was the Laundry Supervisor and she also worked for the Grandparents Program at the Knox County Career Center, where the kids referred to her as “Grandma”.
Ellen is survived by cousins and a close friend and caregiver, Melody Lahmon.
In addition to her parents, Ellen was preceded in death by her brother, Robert O. Kirk Jr. and a cousin, Mike Kirk.
Ellen wanted to thank all the nurses and caregivers that have provided excellent care over the years.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon with Pastor Richard Prater officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery, Mount Vernon.
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