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Ellis, Roy T.

Ellis, Roy T.

June 4, 1940 — April 26, 2018


Roy Tyndal Ellis, 77, of Ocala, FL. (formerly of Kearney, MO), passed away April 26, 2018, at the UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL. He was born June 4, 1940, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, and moved with his family to Kearney in 1989. He and his wife Kathy moved to Ocala, FL in 2015. Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Dorothy Jean (Elgie) Ellis; first wife, Carol (Hall) Ellis; and brother, Douglas Ellis.

Roy began his Masonic life at Parthenon Lodge #267 AF & AM in Chatham, Ontario, and later became a member of Liberty Lodge #31 AF and AM in Liberty, MO. He was also a former member of Mocha Shrine and its Horse Patrol in Chatham and Ararat Shrine and its Mounted Guard in Kansas City. He was also a longtime member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Liberty.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy (Trotechaud) Ellis; sons, James Ellis (Jennifer) and Shawn Ellis; grandchildren, Lily, Samuel and Emma Ellis; sisters, Lynda Ellis (Denis Labute) and Susan Pugsley (James); as well as nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm, with Masonic services at 7:30 pm, on Thursday, May 3, and funeral service 11:00 am Friday, May 4, all at Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at State Route 291, Liberty. Burial will follow in Muddy Fork Cemetery, near Kearney. Memorials are suggested to Shriners' Hospitals for Children.

Service Information

Visitation: 6-8PM, Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel

Masonic Services: 7:30PM, Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel

Funeral Services: 11AM, Friday, May 4, 2018 at Park Lawn Northland Chapel

Burial in Muddy Fork Cemetery, near Kearney, MO


Ellis, Roy T.'s Guestbook

Dear Kathy Shawn and Jamie. We send our love. Roy was a special, kind man and he will be missed. We are so sorry for your loss and hope you will cherish his memories and be there for each other I wish we could have been there to help. He will be watching over you! Love you so much Kim and Craig Allen and the Boys

Kim & Craig Trotechaud-Allen

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends. Mark & Noriko Dunlop, Edmonton, Alberta

Mark & Noriko Dunlop

Dear Kathy, James, Shawn and family. I am sorry to hear that you have lost Roy. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. He will be missed.

Missy Dunlop

Kathy and family: Graham and I send sincere condolences to you and your family. We are thinking of you during this very difficult time. May the love and support of family and friends help in the days ahead.

Carole and Graham Watson

Kathy, Jamie & Shawn: David and I are so sorry to hear about the passing of Roy, a husband and father. Our sincere condolences are extended to all. We all have our special memories of Roy over his lifetime as a dear cousin. He will be missed. Sincerely, David & Margaret Ellis

David & Margaret Ellis

Kathy& All the Ellis family ! So sorry for your loss! Out prayers go out to you all in these difficult time ! Best neighbors any one could ever have !! Roy will be missed by all ! Only knowing him a few years ! I consider him a dear friend ! God Bless you all !! Your friend & neighbors in Ocala Florida 😢

Billy & Deborah Walsh

We are sorry to hear of your loss of Roy. We want you to know that you and the boys are in our thoughts and prayers.

dave and marjory trotechaud

Dear Kathy. We send our love and deepest condolences on the loss of Roy. Your memories will comfort you though this time of sorrow.

Bob and Lynda Homeniuk

Roy will be missed, each of us have wonderful memories of spending time with Roy. Being the youngest of the Trotechaud family, my sister Kathy and Roy were a large part of my life growing up. Jamie, Jennifer, Sean, Lily, Samuel and Emma, we love you and hope you are coping with the loss. Kathy my most positive thoughts and prayers are with you. You were by his side every step of the way. Kevin sends his condolences and he told me" Roy was always so good to him, something he will never forget". Letting go the someone we love is so very hard, know that Roy will be watching over you all and guiding you through this life. Love Deb and Jay xoxox

Deb and Jay Trotechaud/Sleziuk

Kathy, I am so saddened to hear this news about your gentle Roy. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Phyllis and Larry Hamilton

Sending our deepest condolences. We are at a loss for words. We deeply regret that we can't be there for the services but will make sure the ponies are well taken care of. Big hugs and prayers to Kathy and the family.

Sandra & Mike Calhoun

Kathy and all the family we are so saddened and sorry for your loss you all are in our thoughts and prayers Love Kathy and John


Dear Kathy and Family: Please know you are all in our deepest thoughts and prayers. So very sorry for your loss. Love & Prayers Always,

Patti & Gary McGee

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