Tewksbury — Kimberly A. Ellis, 45, of Tewksbury, formerly of Salem and Beverly, died Saturday, December 7, 2013, at the Tewksbury Hospital after a 16 year battle with Huntington’s disease. She was born in Salem, MA, on August 9, 1968, the daughter of Ralph P. Ellis of Peabody and the late Janice (Kucker) Ellis and had resided in Salem and Beverly graduating from Beverly High School.
Besides her father, she is survived by her uncles, Danforth B. Ellis Jr. of Cincinnati, Ohio, Charles M. Ellis of San Francisco, CA, and Donald Kucker of Salem; her aunts, Marie D. Parsons of Ft. Myers, FL, Theresa M. Ellis of Hamilton, Brenda Kawczynski of New Hampshire and several cousins. She was the sister of the late Stacey L. Ellis, the niece of the late Richard D. Ellis, Stephen Kucker, Deborah Phillips, Leonard Kucker and Donna Stean and the cousin of the late Cory Kucker.
ARRANGEMENTS: A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday from 1 until 5 p.m. at the Vittori Rocci Post, 143 Brimball Ave., Beverly, to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America, MA Chapter, 6 Boston Road, Suite 203 A, Chelmsford, MA 01824 in her memory. Assisting the family with the arrangements is the Conway, Cahill-Funeral Home of Peabody. For obituary and guest book, visit www.ccbfuneral.com.