July 8, 1927 ~ June 21, 2012
Greece: Thursday, June 21, 2012 at age 84. Predeceased by her husband, Robert Bittner. Survived by 2 sons, Robert (Donna Kremer) and Chris Bittner; her daughter, Patte Bittner; 9 grandchildren, Sascha (Mike) Lawson, Grace (Chris) Denyer, Andrew Shufelt, Brooke (Warren) Crigger, Colin, Madison, Shannon, Sean and Erin Bittner; 3 great-grandchildren, Olivia Bratton, Ella Denyer and Cole Crigger; her brother, John (Jack) Karp; 2 sisters, Mary Leta Karp and Muriel (Ed) Schultz; several nieces and nephews; and many dear friends and caregivers. Ellie was a Founding Member and Secretary of Our Lady of Mercy Church. Friends may call Monday, June 25th, 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd, Greece Chapel. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, June 26th, 10:30 AM at Holy Name of Jesus Church (Bonesteel St.). Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Friends wishing may make contributions to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Rochester, 150 French Rd., 14618 in her memory.