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Ellery V. Morrell

January 20, 1949 ~ February 27, 2022 (age 73)


Ellery V. Morrell, age 73, of N. Clarendon, VT, beloved husband of Lori LaFountain-Morrell, died on Sunday, February 27, 2022, at his residence.  Ellery was born on January 20, 1949 to the late Vernon and Theresa Morrell.  Ellery married the love of his life, Lori, on June 10, 2006. They spent many years together traveling, exploring, and enjoying life together. Ellery was a devoted and loving husband.
Ellery’s passion for music led him to open Ellery’s Lounge where he made numerous lifelong friends. His journey led him on to Kangaroos, and later to professional DJ’ing. He worked briefly at Questech before retiring.
His love of family and friends remained strong throughout his life. Everyone that knew him had a story to tell, he touched many lives in various ways throughout his life. His smile, gentle manner, huge heart, kind soul and compassion will forever be missed.

Survivors include his children Ellery G. Morrell and Gabriel Morrell, and his grandson Ellery Morrell all of West Haven, CT, Step-children; Marlana LaFountain and Jerry LaFountain, both of N. Clarendon, VT and Amanda Lewis of Rutland, VT, brother Patrick Morrell (Sally) and sister, Patricia Smalls (Johnny) both of Stratford, CT, 7 step-grandchildren and a step-great grandchild, along with many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.  Ellery is predeceased by his sister Catherine Komarowsky and a step- grandchild, Alexander Pizer.
Friends and family are invited to call on Saturday, March 19th, from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in THE GREGORY F. DOYLE FUNERAL HOME, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford. There will also be a celebration in his honor at Anthony D’s in Milford that Saturday evening.  To leave an online condolence, please visit,

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March 19, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home
291 Bridgeport Ave
Milford, CT 06460

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