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Ellen M. Jobe, 88, of Marion Center, died on Friday, July 19, 2019, at AristaCare @ Hillsdale Park in Hillsdale.

She was born on Dec. 17, 1930, in Rairigh Hollow, Grant Township, Indiana County.

Ellen had attended the Montgomery Church of the Brethren.

She married Harold E. “Bones” Jobe on June 10, 1962, and they shared 55ᄑ years of marriage until his death on Feb 2, 2018.

Ellen was a housewife who helped with farming. She had also worked as a store clerk for Hills of Home.

She wrote a book titled, “Don’t Cry Help Because No One’s There,” which was a Native American-themed story. Ellen had enjoyed spending time with her horses.

Ellen is survived by her half-sister, Alice June Hill, of Texas, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Monday from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the 1:30 p.m. funeral service at the Rairigh Funeral Home Ltd. in Hillsdale. Pastor John Traxler will officiate.

Interment will be at the Rowley Cemetery in Hillsdale.