Kenneth Eugene Ellison


Kenneth Eugene Ellison, 60, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2022.

He was born on Feb. 14, 1962, to the late John and Juanita Ellison.

Kenneth was a true “handyman” who could fix anything. He loved to build things and was also a collector of many things. Above all, he loved his family and spending time with them.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife of 31 years, Susan Ellison; children, Andrew Ellison and Ashley VanDevander (David); siblings, Aretta Dixon and Waymon Ellison; sisters-in-law, Elaine Kay Smith, Diane Sargent and Dana Smith; and numerous nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Kenneth’s Life will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 22, 2022, at the Cleveland Chapel of Companion Funeral Home.

His family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the service at 7 p.m. Friday.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Kenneth or your condolences with his family at his online memorial at



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