Travis Len Ellis, 56, a Blue Springs, MO resident passed away peacefully Saturday, July 16, 2022 at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. He was born January 18, 1966 to Doug and Patricia (Togerson) Klindt in Bismarck, ND.
Travis is a graduate from Charles City High School in Charles City, IA. He served his country proudly in the United States Marines for 6 years during the Gulf War and Desert Storm. He was united in marriage to Karin Lea Blankenship on November 19, 1988 in Calabasas, CA. Travis worked in telecommunications for DC Electric. He and Karin enjoyed traveling.
Survived by his wife, Karin Ellis of Blue Springs, MO; children, Sara Ellis of Blue Springs, MO, Zachary Ellis of Blue Springs, MO, Mason Ellis of Liberty, MO; siblings, Tami Ellis, Elissa Ellis, Jessica Ellis, Jennifer Klindt; 1 grandson, Leland Ellis-Edwards. Travis is preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Ellis; step-father, William Ellis; father, Doug Klindt.
Travis will be cremated per his wishes. A celebration of life will be held for Travis at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memories of Travis and words of comfort for his family may be shared at meyersfurnealchapel.com.