Clara Ellingson, 87, Garrison, died June 24, 2013, at the Benedictine Living Center in Garrison.
Clara was born Dec. 26, 1925, to Rudolph and Mary Schmitcke, in Garrison.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Luciene Ellingson, four grandsons and six great-grandchildren, all of Butte, Mont.; her brother, David (Marie) Schmitcke; and her sisters, Barbra Mickelson and Pearl Pressler.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Edwin Schmitcke, and sisters, Viola Fix and Verna Mae Schmitcke.
Cremation has taken place and no services will be held.