Mary Christena Ellis (66) was a fun spirt, full of life & knew how to light up a room. She loved playing games like dominos, reading, playing with her dogs, camping and fishing. She graduated from Topeka High in 1972 and then attended Vo-Tech and received her accounting certificate. Her last employer was Stormont Vail until 2002. She and her husband Scott got married in 1973-1978, then re-married in 1998. She is survived by her husband, Scott Ellis, her step-son James Ellis (Linda Ellis), her son Nathan Carter, (Alicia Carter) two grandkids, her brother John McWilliams, her sister Carol Stamm and multiple nieces and nephews. Her family knew her as a vibrant sole and she will be deeply missed.