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Ellen M. Gravlin, 71, of Rockford, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 at OSF St. Antony's Hospital. Born on December 8, 1946, in Belvidere, the daughter of Joseph and Bonnie (Livingston) James. Ellen married Laurence Gravlin on July 29, 1976. He predeceased her in 2007. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Ellen enjoyed fishing, arts & crafts, cooking, and quilting.
Survived by her children, Michael K.(Cammie Milsaps)Koch of Davis Junction, Rebecca (Paul) Engelbrecht of Rockford, and Andrea Lynn (Mark Conti) Gravlin of Machesney Park; grandchildren, Brandon, Sebastian, Johnathan, Jessica, Jasmine, Josephine, Jeremy, Robyn, Ashley and Chad; great-grandchildren, Maiea, Drake and Mylie; and brothers, John and Timothy James.
Private family services will be held. Memorial may be made to the family.

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  1. Rossi family

    I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with your family.

  2. Patty & Steve Tragarz & Family

    I am so sorry for your loss! You and your family are in our prayers!!!

  3. Brian Swanson

    Sorry for your loss Andrea if you need anything let me know

  4. Mary Crager

    So sorry for your loss.

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