Rockwell City – Brian D. Ellis 64, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Rockwell City. No Services are planned at this time. Palmer & Swank Funeral Home, Rockwell City is serving the family.
Brian is survived by his sisters, Diane Ellis DuBois of Milwaukee, WI, Joan Ellis Anderson of Charlotte, NC, Jessica (Russ) Weis of Cambridge, and Susan Jones of Manson; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Dean Ellis and Margaret Wilson Ellis; brother Robert Dean Ellis II; sister Karen Ellis – Anderson; and stepmother Christine Ellis.
Brian David Ellis was born August 23, 1956, in Fort Dodge, Iowa. He graduated from Rockwell City High School with the Class of 1975. In 1978, he served in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1982. In 1993, he graduated from Emmaus Bible College in Dubuque, Iowa. Brian lived in Rockwell City where he worked various jobs in the area.