Vivian Gertrude EllisVivian Gertrude Bliss was born on April 27,1923 to Tillie and George Bliss in Cass Lake, MN. After graduation Vivian worked as a waitress and at the local bakery. She married Lyndon Ellis on March 22, 1942 and to this marriage six children were born: Connie Hughes of Plummer, MN, Linda (Jim) Gallagher of Minnetonka, MN, Gary Ellis of Cass Lake MN, David (Cherri) Ellis of Grand Forks, ND, Randy Ellis and Julie Ellis of Cass Lake, MN.
Vivian was happiest in her homemaker role. She loved to crochet, knit, was an excellent seamstress, loved to bake and served her families with many wonderful holiday meals. She always had a knitting project going on, either an afghan for someone or a sweater for the grandkids.