Frances Ellinger passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 in Kalamazoo.
Mrs. Ellinger was born March 31, 1925 in Oakland, CA to James and Edith (Johncock) Powers. For 25 years, together with her husband, she owned and operated Corky’s Drive-In in Allegan. She was later employed as a greeter with Wal-Mart. In her leisure time she enjoyed playing Pepper and Poker. Fran was a member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary and the Women of the Moose.
Surviving are two sons, Ron (Sue) Ellinger of Otsego and Bill Ellinger of Otsego; 6 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Richard Ellinger; her brother, Duane ‘Duke’ Powers; and her sister, Jane Ann Powers.
In accordance with her wishes cremation and taken place.
Contributions in memory of Fran may be made to the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com