Ella B. Kissee
Ella Beatrice Kissee, age 90, passed away February 28, 2018 at her residence. Ella was born October 12, 1927 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the daughter of Emory and Katherine (VanderWall) Richardson. Ella worked as a legal secretary for Sachs, Nunn, and Kates for over 40 years. She was an avid member of Highland Park Baptist Church in Southfield, Michigan. A working mother of three children, Ella was proud of her Dutch heritage and was a person with strong convictions. Most of all, she was a loving mother and grandmother. Ella is survived by her sons: Mark (Cathy) Kissee, Larry Kissee; daughter: Sharon (Mark) Treuter; her grandchildren: Luke, Serena, Wendy, Laura, and Joshua; great grandchildren: Emmett and Zoey; and several nieces and nephews. Ella was preceded in death by her parents and a brother: John (Connie) Richardson. At Ella’s request, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be scheduled for a later date. Please visit www.beelergoresfuneral.com to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Ella’s family.