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Brentwood-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home

9010 Church Street East, Brentwood, TN

OBITUARY

Ellen K. Barton

March 12, 1938November 7, 2019

Ellen Katz Barton, age 81, passed away on Thursday, November, 7, 2019. She was born on March 12, 1938 to Joseph Katz and Helen O’Brien Katz. Ellen often spoke of fond memories of her biological parents and her loving stepmother, Rosie Katz. Ellen is preceded in death by her husband and greatest friend, Robert Barton, and her siblings, Joseph, Maxwell, and Mary. Ellen is survived by her nephew and niece, Matthew and Amy Katz, as well as their children, Marla and Madelynn. She is also survived by her special friend, Angela Muwonge, and her daughter, Ashley Ellen. Ellen took great pride in her origins. She was proud to have been raised in the Bronx, NY, and she was proud to have been raised according to both the Jewish and Roman Catholic faiths. Ellen most enjoyed spending time with her husband, her family, and her friends. She had a passion for giving, especially to organizations in support of women, medicine, and education. Ellen had a spirit unlike any other. She was sharp and intellectual, funny and energetic, and caring and compassionate. She had a timeless sense of class and style. Family and friends will gather to honor Ellen’s memory on Saturday, November 16, 2019 from 10:00am-11:00am. A Celebration of Life service will follow at Brentwood Roesch-Patton Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Harpeth Hills Memorial Gardens.

Services

  • Gathering of Friends and Family Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Graveside Service Saturday, November 16, 2019

Memories

Ellen K. Barton

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Angela Muwonge

November 18, 2019

You will forever be missed!!! You were such a joy to be around. You made every moment special!!! I admired your love, kindness and respect to people. You will forever be in our hearts.♥️♥️♥️

Kathleen Katz

November 15, 2019

Ellen was a wonderful sisters-in-law to me. Through thick and thin she was always there for my son and I. I greatly appreciate having her in our lives. We will miss her and know she is looking down at us with her watchful eye. Love you Ellen. Kathy

Amy Katz

November 14, 2019

Amy Katz

November 14, 2019

amy katz

November 14, 2019

amy katz

November 14, 2019

amy katz

November 14, 2019

amy katz

November 14, 2019

We will miss this incredible woman.

Robert Arbusto

November 14, 2019

My heartfelt condolences to family and friends..

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY