Monica L. Ellgass, 31, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 in Fort Wayne. Monica was born on August 6, 1987 in Pittsburgh, PA to Edward J. and Sheila M. (Hanzlik) Ellgass.
Monica attended Common Ground Church in Decatur. She worked for Sunrise Home Care as a private caregiver.
She is survived by her mother, Sheila M. Ellgass of Decatur; 3 sisters, Amy Ellgass of Erie, PA, Christine Ellgass and Shannon Ellgass both of Decatur; a nephew Leonardo Lombardo of Erie, PA; paternal grandmother, Mary Jane Catanzaro of Pittsburgh, PA; aunts and uncles, Angela (Thomas Peterson) Boxell, Charlene (Jimmian) Harmon, Darlene (Roy) Zeitvogel all of Decatur, Dale Ellgass and Judy Ellgass both of Pittsburgh, PA; Jeffrey Koonce of Ft. Wayne and numerous cousins. Monica was preceded in death by her father, Edward Ellgass, grandparents, Ed and Marie Calmus and Robert Frank Hanzlik.
Visitation will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Common Ground Church in Decatur; followed by a Funeral Service at 6:00 p.m. Pastor Kevin Stirratt will be officiating.
Memorials are to the Family, c/o of Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.
Arrangements are handled by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.