Myrtle M. Ellis, 93
January 29, 2022
Crookston- Myrtle M. Ellis, 93 of Crookston passed away Monday, January 17, 2022 at Villa St. Vincent Care Center where she had resided since July 2022.
Myrtle was born May, 25, 1928 in Bismarck, North Dakota to Harold and Florence Staehnke. The Staehnkes moved to Clearwater County in May 1932. Myrtle graduated from Clearbrook High School in 1945 and moved to St. Paul for employment.
In 1946 Myrtle was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Clarence Ellis. The couple made their home in St. Paul and later in Greenbush before moving to Salol in 1951. They lived in Salol f...