Ellen Josephine Haddow passed away at Groesbeck LTC on Monday, June 15, 2020, at age 80, after a long battle with Alzheimers.
Ellen was born November 29, 1939 in the family house in Clearfield, PA to Phillip Atlee Peoples and Verda Cathcart Peoples, the middle child of twelve children. She grew up there and along with her brothers and sisters attended school in Curwensville, PA.
Ellen moved to New Jersey to work and spent her adult years working in customer services. She was the widow of James P. “Jim” Haddow of Scanton, PA, who died in 1986. When Ellen retired, she moved to PA, and then later moved to Texas in 2014 to be with her son. Ellen dearly loved her son all his life, her siblings and all the step-children.
Ellen was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Jim Haddow; nine of her brothers and sisters; and step-daughter, Susan.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Tina Peoples of Nolanville, TX; Jim’s children, Audrey “Aud”and husband Richard of New Jersey; Rich and wife Nora of New Jersey; Pat and husband Neal of North Carolina; and Jamie of Canada; many grandchildren; two sisters, Gloria Seaburn of PA and Maryann Elensky of PA; and numerous nieces and nephews.