Obituary: Ellen Bressler Mills

Obituary: Ellen Bressler Mills

She died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.

Ellen Bressler Mills passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Field; her parents, Frances and Jake Bressler; her husband, Jack Mills; and a brother, Hirsch Bressler. She is survived by brother Richard Bressler (Linda) and sister-in-law Sharon Bressler; her children, Jodi (Dr. David Mazel), Lauri Fellman (Jeffrey) and Dr. Jonathan Field (Yaffa); grandchildren Suzanne Voystock (Jack), Shayna Mazel, Jacob Mazel, Melissa Fellman, and Matthew, Zach and Ari Field; stepchildren Brian Mills and Karen Mills Wells (George); and grandchildren Ben and Jake.

Born and raised in Atlanta, Ellen graduated from Grady High School and went on to attend the University of Wisconsin and Oglethorpe University. Ellen sold residential real estate, then went on to enjoy working in customer service at Aarons Lamp and Shade, where she worked until her retirement. Ellen loved eating good food, socializing, going to movies and traveling with friends. She had a wonderful smile that could light up a room.

Sign the online guestbook at Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at Ahavath Achim Synagogue, 600 Peachtree Battle Ave., Atlanta, with Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ahavath Achim Synagogue Food Bank, the Ovarian Cancer Institute of Atlanta, Weinstein Hospice or a charity of your choice. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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