Ellen Suzanne Thomas, 75 passed away unexpectedly on September 9, 2016 in Mesa, Arizona.
Ellen led an adventurous and independent life filled with family, friends, teaching, and her books. She left Detroit, Michigan for adventure in Europe, returning years later to the snowy Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and ultimately landing in Arizona.
She is survived by her husband John, children Kirsten, Karin and Steve, 11 grand- and great-grandchildren and 4 grand-dogs.
Funeral services are Friday, September 16, 2016 at 10 AM at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, AZ, www.bunkerfuneral.com