Daniel Ellington of Festus passed away Saturday, April 25th at the age of 71. He was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Festus-Crystal City and retired after 36 years from Jefferson College where he was a telecommunications specialist since 1975.

He is survived by his daughter Jennifer Woehlke of Columbia, Illinois; son David Ellington of St. Louis; and seven grandchildren.

Visitation for Daniel Ellington will be Monday morning from 10 A.M. until the time of funeral services at 11 at First Baptist Church of Festus-Crystal City. Interment in Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens in Crystal City. Arrangements under the direction of the Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus.