Ellen Tufts died March 25. She was 91.

Mrs. Tufts was born Sept. 2, 1920, in Los Angeles. She graduated from Whittier College in California in 1941. She married Bill Tufts in 1943 in South Pasadena, Calif. Before having children, she worked as an elementary school teacher.

She was preceded in death by two grandchildren. She is survived by two sons, John, Lacey, Wash., and Jim, Portland; daughter, Judy, Indianola, Wash.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at St. Jude Church in Eugene.