July 15, 2024

Wesley L. Ellis, age 80, of Johnson, Kansas died Friday, March 22, 2019 at St. Catherine Hospital, Garden City, Kansas. He was born February 15, 1939 in Garden City, Kansas, the son of Jimmie Lee and Linda (Karb) Ellis.

Wesley was a graduate of Garden City High School, Garden City, Kansas. Wesley was a Farmer and loved Rodeos and cattle. He was an avid sports fan and along with his boys enjoyed motor cross racing.

On June 13, 1957, Wesley married Becky Clark in Garden City, Kansas. She survives.

Other survivors include three sons; Jim Ellis and wife Pam of Pratt, Kansas, Steve Ellis of Johnson, Kansas and Scott Ellis of Rolla, Kansas, one sister; Barbara Maerz of Rolla, Kansas, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Wesley is preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Fields Memorial Wesleyan Church, Johnson, Kansas, with Reverend Kurt Rovenstine officiating. Burial will follow at the Stanton County Cemetery, Johnson, Kansas. Friends may call on Monday, March 25, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Garnand Funeral Home, Johnson, Kansas. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.