Ellen (Pellican) Tonelli 94 of Yorkville, IL. passed away on Saturday October 20,2018. She was born on June 23, 1924 in Oglesby, Illinois to Guy and Mary Pellican.
She married Joseph R. Tonelli on July 3, 1945. She helped run the office of Tonelli Buick Inc. in Spring Valley.
She is survived, Joseph A. (Donna) Tonelli of Spring Valley, Illinois and Amy (James) Ashby of Plano, Illinois; her grandchildren Michelle (Joel) Larkin, Joseph J. (Jo) Tonelli, Rebecca (Dan) Skupien, and Sara (Brian) Green; great grandchildren Porter Larkin, Ellie and Ales Schmidt, Trevor and Jessica Skupien and Easton Green.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph R. Tonelli, grandson Nicholas Ashby and 10 brothers and sisters.
Memorial service will be on November 10, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the English Congregational UCC in Big Rock, Illinois. Private burial will in Valley Memorial Park in Spring Valley, Illinois.
Arrangements entrusted to Beverage Family Funeral Home.