CANTON — Joyce Dolloff Ellis, 89, of Dixfield, died early Sunday morning Feb. 11 at Pinnacle Health Care in Canton. She was born in Rumford, Oct. 19, 1928, a daughter of Edmund Alva and Sara Holland Dolloff and was a graduate of Stephens High School. She worked at Diamond Match in Peru and Coates and Clark in Dixfield for many years. On Oct. 19, 1952, she married Keith B. Ellis.

She is survived by her husband, Keith, of Dixfield; children, Debra E. Walton of Deering, N.H., K. Michael Ellis of West Peru, and Bruce E. Ellis of Bangor; grandchildren, Michael W. Walton Jr. and Steven L. Walton, both of Deering, N.H., Matthew Ellis of Westford, Mass., and Katharine Ellis of Bangor; great-grandchildren, Skyla Walton of Deering, N.H., and Logan Ravenscroft-Ellis of Westford, Mass.; and a sister, Janice Swan of Dixfield.

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