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Ellen D. Kreil was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Friend to many, passed on March 15, 2018. She was born on October 19, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois. Ellen graduated from Farragut High School. She married Jim Kreil on July 13, 1957. Ellen, Jim, and their two children moved to Doraville, Georgia in 1963. She was very active in raising her two children, Debra Ann Turner who survives her and James Edward Kreil who preceded her in death. Ellen was involved in their school activities, scouts, sports and all their friends, who loved her. She enjoyed ceramics, embroidery, playing cards and dice games. Jim and Ellen loved to entertain at their home for all of the holidays and birthdays for family and friends alike. Her loving husband, Jim, passed on April 6, 2007. They had 49 years of a loving marriage. They are now together again. Also surviving are grandchildren, Micheal James Turner, Jennifer Marie Kreil, and Matthew Edward Turner; and great grandchildren, David Turner and Donovan Vinson.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Ellen D. Kreil will be held 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 7, 2018 in the Chapel at North Atlanta Memorial Park 5188 Winters Chapel RD, Atlanta, GA 30360 (770)804-1177. A celebration of life service will follow at the family’s residence in Doraville, Georgia. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in honor of Mrs. Kreil to National Kidney Foundation. Georgia Cremation 3570 Buford Highway, Suite 202, Duluth, GA 30096 is assisting the family (678)584-0914. Messages of condolence may be shared by visiting www.GeorgiaCremation.com. A video keepsake celebrating the life of Ellen D. Kreil may be viewed by visiting Georgia Cremation YouTube Channel at https://youtu.be/xuUt8G7uHSY.