Eleanor "Ellie" Mae Hosking, age 67, passed away at home on Thursday, November 29, 2012, surrounded by family and friends. She was born at home in Soldiers Grove, February 4, 1945 to the late Clarence and Verda (Steiner) Salmon. Ellie married Ted Hosking September, 12, 1969. She was a lifelong homemaker who enjoyed decorating her home, spending time with her pets, and was an active member of the Curtiss Street Bible Fellowship Church in Mazomanie.
She is survived by her husband, Ted; a sister, Sharon (Willard) Dilley, Gays Mills; a brother, David (Dawn Holt) Salmon, Middleton; sister-in-law, Alyce Salmon, Ferryville; brothers-in-law; Tom (Dolores) Hosking and David (Jane) Hosking, both of Black Earth; sisters-in-law, Julie (Fred) Marti, Barneveld, Margaret (Jerry) Blaser, Jackson, TN and Jean Lucey, Mt. Horeb. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother Edward Salmon, Ferryville.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:00am at the CURTISS STREET BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH, 10416 Curtiss St., Mazomanie, with Pastor Mark Cymbalak officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held at a later date at the Montgomeryville Cemetery, Soldiers Grove.