She was the widow of The Reverend Canon Charles A. Park. (Known as "Arch," he served in the Diocese of Bethlehem, last in Stroudsburg at least 25 years ago.)
Survivors: Sons, David and his wife Ruth; John and his partner Sharon, both of Southampton. Grandchildren: Liam, Eva, and Ned; Brother Donald Patterson and his wife Doreen of Windsor; Brother in law Stuart Keller and his wife Jane of Port Dover, and many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents William and Edna Patterson, and by her brothers Frederick and Howard. Throughout her life, Ellen was an active participant in many community and charitable organizations. She was a co- founder of the Southampton Arts Society and an enthusiastic supporter of the Bruce County Museum.
Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held from St. Paul's Anglican Church, Southampton, on Wednesday, March 2.
Expressions of Remembrance may be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church, the Bruce County Museum, or the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation. Condolences may be forwarded to the family through www.eaglesonfuneralhome.com