Richard "Dick" Lee Ellis, 83, died May 9, 2013 at Pratt Rehabilitation and Residence Center, Pratt. He was born Oct. 28, 1929 in Isabel, the son of Dale and Hester (Murray) Ellis.
Dick served in the U.S. Navy. He attended the Christian Church in Pratt and Medicine Lodge. He was a member of B.P.O.E. Elks Lodge of Pratt, Midian Shrine and Kilwinning Masonic Lodge where he was past grandmaster.
On July 31, 1976 he married Clara Donell Warren McVey at Pratt. She survives.
Other survivors include a daughter, Kim Baughman of Douglas; a stepdaughter, Kathy and Wayne Boughner of Pratt; a stepson, Kevin Warren of Attica; five grandchildren, Johnathan, Amanda, Amy, and Angela Baughman and Barrett Ellis; two step-grandchildren, Teri and Adam Harris and Ashley Saloga, all of Denver, Colo.; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kendall Ellis and his parents.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday, May 10, at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd. Pratt. Graveside service, with military honors, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at Greenlawn Cemetery in Pratt with the Rev. Tom Walters presiding.
Memorials may be made to the Christian Church in Medicine Lodge or Pratt Regional Medical Center in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.