Lillian Ellsworth

Lillian O. Ellsworth, 91, of Manhattan, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2007 at her home.  She was born Nov. 10, 1915 in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of Fred Gatzke and Emma Dey Gatzke and had been a Manhattan resident since 1946.


Cremation was planned. Memorial services were at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007 in the First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. R.C. "Camb" McConnell officiating. The family received friends at a luncheon immediately following the memorial service. Private family inurnment services were in the Sunrise Cemetery, Manhattan.


Memorial contributions can be made to the Louis D. Ellsworth Scholarship Fund, KSU Foundation. Additional obituary information was announced by the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent to