Mary Ellen Madeira was born November 21, 1936 in Vista, Missouri to James and Elsie (Smith) Elliott. She passed away June 2, 2010 at Granby House Care Center, Granby, Missouri. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Jim Elliott, George (Bud) Lego, Jay McMillin, and Douglas Eugene Elliott; sisters, Marie Crowder, Opal McMillin, and Betty Keltner. Her niece, Jackie Lynn Sanders also preceded her in death.. Mary is survived by her husband, John, of the home; children, Kelly Marie Ross, John Cano Madeira III and Betty Marie Madeira; grand-children, Cassidy Jade Wright, Zachary Allen Wright, and John Cano Madeira IV and her brothers, Robert Nuckles, Marion Nuckles and Don Lego, other relatives and many friends. The family would like to extend a very special “Thank You” to the Granby House and the Joplin Hospice Compassus for the wonderful care given to Mary during her illness.
Date: Monday, June 7,2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Granby Christian Church, Granby, MO
Monday June 7, 2010 at 6 PM at Smith Bend Cemetery