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Ellen L. Slezak

Friday, September 13, 2002

Ellen L. Slezak, 81, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 3, 2002, at the Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was born Aug. 18, 1921, in Battle Creek, Mich. She was a customer service representative in the banking industry for many years. She was a member of the Strawberry River Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and was of the Baptist faith.Survivors are one granddaughter, Tonya Andrews of Black Mountain, N.C.; one grandson, Mike Benike of Middleburg, Fla.; and six great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Steven Slezak; and one daughter, Mary Lehman.Services were Sept. 7, 2002, at Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel in Highland with burial in the Oaklawn Cemetery. Arrange-ments were by the Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.