Jan. 11, 1977 - Nov. 12, 2003

Sarah Emily (Hyde) Ellis, 26, of Pioneer Calif., died Nov. 12 in an automobile accident at Sutter Creek, Calif.

She was born Jan. 11, 1977, in Klamath Falls. She graduated from high school in Portland and for the past six years worked as a certified nurse assistant in nursing homes and hospitals.

She and her husband, Richard, lived in Grant County from 1995-2000.

Mrs. Ellis is survived by her children, Emily Dawn Ellis and Clayton Wayne Ellis of Pioneer, Calif.; her parents, Otto and Josie Hyde of Redmond; husband, Richard Steven Ellis of Pine Grove, Calif.; three brothers, Darrel Poffenbarger of Milpitas, Calif., Jacob Hyde of Redmond and Andrew Ronshausen of Portland; six sisters, Amy Schaedler of Sacramento, Calif., Shelley Aikins of Loomis, Calif., Alice Hyde of Redmond, Jenna Hyde of Rohnert Park, Calif., Samantha Hyde of Redmond and Amber Ronshausen of Stauton, Ill.; grandmothers, Maxine Peden of Redmond and Margaret Hyde of Ontario; biological father and mother, Von Jenson of Lake Oswego and Barbara White of Klamath Falls; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held Nov. 25 at Redmond's Church of Christ.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sarah Ellis' Children's Fund, Golden 1 Credit Union, 321 Preston Ave., Ione, CA 95640. Condolences for the family may be e-mailed to hydeandco@yahoo.com. Arrangements were by Daneri Mortuary in Jackson, Calif.

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