John Edwin Ellson was surrounded by his family as he left to join our Heavenly Father on October 16, 2017. He was 73 years old.
John served in the Navy from 1961 to 1967, as an Aviation Mechanic. He worked as a security guard for the City of Phoenix and Banner Thunderbird hospital. He was retired and enjoyed traveling and spending time with his friends and family. He has recently moved to Flagstaff to be close to his daughter.
John is survived by his Daughter and Son-in-Law, Sherry and Ron Warfield, his 9 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his Daughter Suzann Zimmerman, Daughter Shannon Heike and Grandson James David Warfield.
Service will be held at Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Camp Navajo on November 3, 2017 at 12:00PM.