Robert (Bert) Ames Ell, 79, of Cloverport passed away Monday, May 2, 2022 at his home surrounded by his family after a long illness.
He was born December 5, 1942 in Schenectady, NY to the late Lou and Betty Ell. He retired from Commonwealth Aluminum in 2006 after 30 years of service. His family lost a father, grandfather, brother and friend. He enjoyed fishing, boating, hunting and spending time with his family.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 32 years Janice Waltrip Ell, a brother, Lee Ell. Those left to remember him include his children, Jenny Bradley of Cloverport, KY, Sissy (Gene) Hagan of Stanley, KY, Larry (Regina) Ell of Lewisport, KY, Scott (Amy) Bradley of Cloverport, KY, Libby (Craigg) Ell Powers of Tell City, IN, Shannon Bradley of Cloverport, KY; a brother, Tim Ell of Cloverport, KY, 20 grandchildren., 16 great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family wishes to thank Breckinridge Memorial Health, the staff at Breckinridge Cardiac Rehab and Hosparus Health for their support and kindness during his illness.
The celebration of life services will begin with visitation on Wednesday, May 4 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Thursday, May 5 from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm with funeral services beginning at 5:00 pm at Cloverport Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Mattingly officiating.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the BMH Foundation or Hosparus Health.
You may share your thoughts and memories of Robert on our website: www.cloverportfuneralhome.com