ATKINSON; Ellen Marie

Passed away on May 1, 2015 in White Rock, BC at the age of 88 years. She was born on January 24, 1927 in Monitor, Alberta. Ellen moved from Viking, Alberta to Grande Prairie to work as a Legal Stenographer where she met and married Walter. She enjoyed traveling. Predeceased by her husband Walter, sisters Viola and Gladys, brothers Clifford and Merlin. She is survived by sister Leonora Giebelhaus, sons Harley (Shirley), and Dennis Atkinson, grandchildren Sarah and Hannah, nephew Allan Giebelhaus, nieces Jan Guy and Ingrid Lae. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 7:00 pm at Emmanuel Covenant Church, 17029 – 16th Avenue, South Surrey, BC. Online condolences to the family may be made at:


Woodlawn Funeral Home 604-853-2643

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