Matthew Paul Ellis

March 21, 1961 - December 24, 2020
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Matthew Ellis, 59, of Grand Blanc, Michigan, formerly of Sarasota, Florida, passed away on December 24th, 2020. Matthew was born on March 21st, 1961 in Flint, Michigan to his parents, Donald and Joann Ellis.

Matthew was the CEO of Zephyr Industries and was a Business Management Consultant. Matthew graduated from Flint Powers Catholic High School, Class of 1978. He earned a Bachelor’s in Accounting from Western Michigan University, a MBA in Marketing from Wayne State University, and was a PhD candidate in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at Grand Canyon University. In his free time, Matt enjoyed spending time with his boys and rooting for Michigan Football.  

He is survived by his sons, Spencer Ellis of Fort Drum, New York and Cameron Ellis of Fort Stewart, Georgia, and his sister, Dianna Bruce of West Bloomfield, Michigan. 

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

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Born: March 21, 1961
Died: December 24, 2020

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Cathy gable nealis posted on 1/2/21

Kathy- I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Matt. My prayers are with you and family.


Susie Kenkel posted on 12/31/20

Kathy and sons- I’m so sorry to hear about Matt’s passing. So glad he was able to be with some of his loved ones and not alone. May the many memories you have always fill your heart♥️ Hugs and prayers for all of you at this difficult time!! With sympathy, Susie Kenkel and family