She was born Dec. 29, 1924, in Worthington to William and Ruby (Pierce) Rude.
During Ellen's lifetime she served others as a nurse and her family as a homemaker. Ellen was proud to be a 35-year breast cancer survivor. She was a member of Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington.
She is survived by two sons, Ralph R. Inman (Sandra Inman), Valdosta, Ga.; James C. Inman (Pamela Karandos), Fishers; grandson, James Andrew Inman.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ralph Inman, Nov. 26, 2002.
Graveside service will be at Worthington Cemetery at noon Saturday, Nov. 6.
Arrangements by Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com .