Arabella Ellis

August 21, 2015 - August 21, 2015
Grand Rapids, MI



Tuesday, August 25, 2015
7:00 PM EDT
Ada Bible Church - Knapp Campus
3869 Knapp Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

A time of visiting and fellowship will follow the service.

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At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Duke University Medical Center NTD Research Fund
Box 3445
Durham, NC 27710

Donations can be made online at Click on "Make a Gift Now" and then "Make a Credit Card Gift." Under Designations click on the field called "Add an unlisted designation." Donors must write-in 391-2359. There is also a place toward the bottom where donors can dedicate the gift.

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Life Story / Obituary


Arabella Nani Ellis was born August 19, 2015 and went to be with Jesus 45 hours later on August 21, 2015. Her time on earth was treasured by many. Holding, cuddling and whispering to her during that time were her parents, Will and Keri Ellis; her sister, Mayla; grandparents Bob Ellis (Donna Whitcomb), Jean Ellis, Gary and Sharon VanDyke; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. The service to celebrate Arabella's life and God's work through her life will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 7 PM at Ada Bible Church - Knapp Campus with a time to visit with her family immediately following. Private interment in Fairplains Cemetery. To read more about Arabella's life, visit her blog at