Daniel F. Ellison
Date of death: 7 Nov 1980 Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, November 12, 1980
Daniel F. Ellison, 24, Southport, husband of the former Karen Calvert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Calvert of Edinburgh, was killed at 4:00 p.m. Friday in an industrial accident at the construction site at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
An apprentice ironworker, Ellison was employed at the present by Geiger and Peters Contractors and the accident occurred when a tractor-trailer of steel was being unloaded and the tractor returning for another trailer. Ellison fell and was crushed by the tires.
Funeral services were held this morning at 11:00 a.m. by the Rev. Lawrence Tedrow at the Edinburgh United Methodist Church and burial was made at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Calling hours had been held at Wilson-Pierre Funeral Home in Greenwood.
Ellison was born in Indianapolis Nov. 19, 1955, the son of the late Bennie F. Ellison and Roberta Ellison of Indianapolis. He and Mrs. Ellison were married in Edinburgh March 22 of this year. He was a 1974 graduate of Broad Ripple High School and in his third year as apprentice ironworker to have graduated this year from IVY Tech in Indianapolis. He was a member of local unit 22 in Indianapolis.
Submitted by Mark Wirey