OBITUARY

Larry Richard Ellis Sr.

January 31, 1942January 8, 2013

ELLIS, Larry Richard, Sr., 70, of Tampa entered into rest January 8, 2013. Larry was a 45 year member of International Union of Operating Engineers Local #925. He loved watching Gators football and NASCAR. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his sons, Dwyane and Larry, Jr. Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Rose; son, Douglas (Sandra); daughters, Michele Haskins, Donna Sue Ellis, Christine Poindexter; grandchildren, Joseph, Jesse, Jeremy, Rebecca, Bryce, Derekk, Jennifer; great-grandchildren, Noah, Leah, Isaiah; twin brother, Jerry (Betty). A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to LifePath Hospice in Larry's memory.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, January 11, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 12, 2013
REMEMBERING

Larry Richard Ellis Sr.

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Faylene Thomas

January 15, 2013

Because of your Mom and your Dad and Grandmother, I feel we are family forever, since small children. Im so sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family, with lots of love.

Diane Reichard

January 11, 2013

I work with Rose at the City of Temple Terrace. She is a dedicated employee even though she has been having many challenges. From the look of all the pictures, this family has a lot of love and will be there to support her during this difficult time. May God bless and comfort your family. I will be praying for you.

Diane Reichard

January 11, 2013

I work with Rose at the City of Temple Terrace. She has been a very dedicated employee even though she has been having her share of challenges. From what I can see in the pictures of the family, you share lots of love and will be there to help her get through these difficult times.
May God bless and comfort your family in the coming years. I will be praying for you.

Michael and Tasha Demko

January 11, 2013

All of our thoughts and prayers are with the Ellis family in the upcoming days. We love you, Doug.

Terri Flowers

January 11, 2013

Michele, Donna and Christine,
I'm with you in love and spirit. May your hearts be filled with only fond memories of your dad.
From one daughter to another, sending all of you a big hug and lots of love.
Terri

Patsy Flowers

January 11, 2013

I'm remembering all the good times we had back in the day. All the Birthdays, Christmas's, and New Years our families celebrated together. Now you and Louie can get into trouble together in heaven.
Love you Larry, Pat

Patsy Flowers

January 11, 2013

Our deepest sympathy to all the Ellis family. He will never be far away, because he will always be in your memories and heart.
Much Love from the Flowers Family

Tricia Perkins VanVaenbergh

January 11, 2013

Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Christine Poindexter

January 11, 2013

Daddy... Your light will live in my heart forever...

Yvonne Fernandez-Alfonso

January 11, 2013

I am saddened to hear of the loss of Larry Ellis Jr.. To his family, his children and friends, my deepest sympathies go to you. I am Pura Dorado-Fernandez's daughter. I am sending condolences from our family to yours.
May you have comfort from the memories you have of him.