Died to this life Sunday September 19th, 2021 at the age of 94 years. Bud was born in Willowdale on September 23,1926 to Annie Skinner and Charles Ellis. Bud was married to his dear wife Patricia for 71 years. They were blessed with three children Ted Ellis, Cam Ellis and Mandy Hillyard. Loving Papa to Andrew (Christine) Hillyard, Spencer Hillyard (Nichi Aikins), Jennifer Ellis, Scott Ellis, Matthew Ellis, Margot Ellis, Jane Ellis, Graeme Ellis, Cameron Watson and Bradley Watson. Fondly remembered by Cathie Ellis, Carrie Gudgeon and Kari Weeden. Great-Papa to Woodrow and Boone Hillyard. Bud spent 34 years working for North York Hydro. He enjoyed golfing, skating and jazz. Special thanks to the loving second floor staff at The Barrieview Retirement Community for your kindness and patience. You went the extra mile for Bud. A family tribute will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please pay it forward with a kind deed. Online memories and condolences may be made at www.peacefultransitions.ca.
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