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William L. 'Red' Jellison dies at 85

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William L. “Red” Jellison, 85, of Valparaiso, passed away March 7, 2007 at Porter Hospital.

He was born Aug. 25, 1921 in Saskatchewan, Canada.

On Jan. 19, 1943 in Toronto, Canada, he married Stella Stasiuk, who survives.

He is also survived by four children, Lawrence Ronald Jellison of Fla., Sally Hill of Chandler, Ariz., Cindy Lou (Todd) Nelson of San Jose, Calif. and Cathy (Michael) Jabo of Valparaiso; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He was the owner and operator of Red’s Auto Body, which he operated from his home in rural Valparaiso and was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses.

Following cremation at Angelcrest Crematory at Moeller Funeral Home, a memorial service, Brother Paul Kirtland officiating, will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, March 9 at Kingdom Hall of Jehova Witnesses, 930 N. SR 149, Valparaiso. Memorials may be made to Kingdom Hall.


Posted 3/8/2007