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Leo Ellison Jr

August 12, 1946 — August 3, 2020


Robert Leo Ellison JR,
Age 73, of Martinsville, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Monday afternoon, August 3, 2020 at home.
He was born August 12, 1946 in Corbin, KY, son of  Mr. & Mrs. Robert Leo Ellison SR.
Leo was a  US Vietnam War Era Army Veteran, had been a construction worker, and loved to play poker.

Surviving are his good friends- David (Holly) Howell of Wilmington, OH, & Adam Means of Wilmington.
In addition to his parents, Leo was preceded in death by his good life long friend- Vincent Means, on July 15, 2020.
The Funeral Service Procession, with the Ohio Patriot Guard in escort, will depart the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 West Locust Street, at North Mulberry Street, Wilmington, Ohio at 11:30 A.M., Tuesday, August 18, 2020.  Interment Services will be at 12:30 PM, Tuesday, August 18 in the Shelter B of the Dayton National Cemetery, 4400 West Third Street, Dayton, Ohio, where the Active Duty US Army Honor Guard and the Dayton National Cemetery Honor Squad will render full military funeral honors upon Leo's mortal remains. Due to the COVID19 Pandemic, masks must be worn on the Federal Cemetery Property.
Special thanks go to Amy Kiphart and the Hayslip Family for helping take care of Leo in his last final weeks.
Contributions in Leo's memory may be made to the Clinton County Service Commission, 43 South Walnut Street, Unit #2, Wilmington, Ohio  45177.  To sign the online guest book, go to

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