Margaret “Maggie” Quinn Ellison, 67, of Mount Vernon, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, in her home. Her funeral service was held Dec. 10 at Mount Vernon United Methodist Church.
Maggie was born in Cedar Rapids on May 21, 1944, to Blair and Ethel (Colton) Quinn. In 1966 she married high school classmate Bill Ellison. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Jeanette.
Local survivors include children Vince (Tara) Ellison and children Kate, Leah and Isaac Quinn of North Liberty, and Vance (Dani) Ellison, and their son, Trevor, of Solon.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Mount Vernon School District Foundation in honor of Maggie Ellison. Online condolences may be left at www.morganfuneralchoices.com .