Jan. 16, 1931 -- Dec. 11, 2009
WALLA WALLA -- LaDonna M. Ellison, 78, of 269 Rancho Villa died Dec. 11, 2009, at Walla Walla General Hospital, 1025 S. Second Ave.
A private cremation service is to be held with arrangements by Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater. Contributions may be made to the Blue Mountain Humane Society or to the charity of choice through the funeral home.
Mrs. Ellison was born Jan. 16, 1931, in Dayton to Loren and Lila McCauly Coulter. The family moved to Walla Walla when she was 2. She graduated from Walla Walla High School in 1949. She married Don Ellison on Sept. 11, 1949, in Walla Walla.
She is survived by her husband at the home; two sons, Mike Ellison of Spokane and Rick Ellison of College Place; a daughter, Michele Wyres of Seattle; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents.