Ellis C. Kalmeyer, Jr., age 70, passed away on March 15, 2019 at his home in Alexandria, VA, after a brief illness.
He was born on April 18, 1948 in Pittsburgh PA, the son of the late Ellis and Margaret Kalmeyer.
Ellis was a graduate of Seneca Valley High School and Penn State University, where he was a member of both marching bands. He also served as a General's Aide in the U.S. Army. Ellis enjoyed gardening, ancestry research, his 2nd home in Rehoboth Beach, DE and spending time with family and friends. He retired in 2006 from the Dept. of Accounting & Finance (U.S. Govt.) as forms manager.
He is survived by his sister, Mary Jane (Joseph) Lee, 3 nieces, 3 nephews, 10 great nieces and nephews, 2 great-great nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters and their husbands, Marjorie (George) Shields and Beverly (Philip) Rezzetano.
A private graveside service will be held on May 4, 2019, at Union Dale Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA. Memorial donations can be made in his name to your favorite charity.