Albion – Marilyn Louise Ellet, 84, of Albion, passed away on Monday, May 24, 2021 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. She was born on December 11, 1936 in Steuben County to Amos and Bessie (Throop) Stetler. She was a 1955 graduate of Metz High School and Warner Beauty School in Fort Wayne. Marilyn loved to color, sew, and enjoyed cooking. She married Paul Ellet on Jan 19, 1958 at Metz Christian Church. He survives in Albion. Also surviving are sons, Larry (Pam) Ellet of Albion, and Kevin (Yvonne) Ellet of Albion, daughter, Kathryn (Kent) Kneller of Larwill, 9 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. Also surviving are brothers, Leon Stetler, Neal Stetler, and Noel Stetler. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Blaine Stetler; sister, Kathryn Stetler; and granddaughter, Lindsay Ellet.
Funeral service will be 11:00am Friday, May 28, 2021 at Harper Funeral Homes, Albion Chapel, 771 Trail Ridge Road, Albion, with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Bret Frymier will officiate. Visitation also 2-4 & 6-8pm on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery, Albion.
Contributions in Marilyn’s memory may be directed to the O.I. (Osteogenesis Imperfecta) Foundation for research into brittle bone disease. To leave a condolence or sign the online guestbook, visit www.harperfuneralhomes.com
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