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Ella Mae (Maynard) Mace

Born: Thu., Nov. 24, 1938
Died: Sun., Mar. 8, 2020

Graveside Service

Fri., Mar. 13, 2020
Location: Sunnyside Cemetery

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Missoula - Ella Mae Maynard Mace, 81 of Missoula passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020, surrounded by her family. Ella was born November 24, 1938, in Wayne County West Virginia to Jay and Bessie (McNeely) Maynard. She met the love of her life, Roy Mace, at the Creamery Picnic in Stevensville, MT They married April 8, 1956, and settled in a home they purchased on the Northside of Missoula. Together they raised six children. Ella Mae loved her family very much and always enjoyed spending time on family outings. She enjoyed being outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine . She was content in the garden and also tending her beautiful flowers. She enjoyed canning the vegetables and fruit they grew. Later in life, she looked forward to keeping in touch with family on social media. After 61 years of marriage, Ella Mae lost her beloved Roy in 2017. She is preceded in death by Roy, her parents, her daughter Valerie, her sister Sally Staggs and Rebecca Finch, her brothers Hardin and Adrian Maynard. She is survived by her children George (Shirley), Cheryl Brewer, April Mariscal, Steve, Joe (Micki) her 17 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Delma Flint, her brother Earl Allen and many nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be at 1:00 pm on Friday the 13th of March at Sunnyside Cemetery in Stevensville. 

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   Posted Wed March 11, 2020
Sorry for your families loss

Jill Chapman
   Posted Thu March 12, 2020
We were saddened to hear of the loss of your dear precious mother and grandmother. We know she will be greatly missed. We are keeping you in our prayers.

Ginger Renee Richardson
   Posted Thu March 12, 2020
So sorry to hear about Ella Mae . I'm also very sorry that I haven't seen her and your family in a very long time.My thoughts and prayers go out to y'all at this time. I know that y'all are missing her and longing for her presence in your life and I know how you all are feeling.we don't know each other very well but if there is any thing I can do please let me know. Even if it's just lending an ear.
Sincerest sympathies and love and prayers to you.
Ginger Richardson
(Renee. Tinys daughter)
Take care

Bill & Jennifer Cote
   Posted Thu March 12, 2020
Ella was one of our favorite people from all the years of shooting competitions with Roy and just knowing Roy & Ella. Our condolences to the family.

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