Full Name: Percy Ellias
Date of Death: Monday, February 8, 2021
Percy Ellias, age 94, of Wayne, NJ, formerly of Fair Lawn, NJ, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 8th, 2021. Devoted husband for 58 years of Helen (deceased). Beloved father of Nadine Ellias-Weg (Allen), Bernice Oberndorf (Gary) and Ian Ellias. Dear grandfather of Kelly (Christopher), Ethan and Arielle. Percy was also a great-grandfather to 4 great-granddaughters. Percy was born in London, England and moved to the United States with his beloved wife, Helen in search of a better life after World War II. He was a very talented pattern maker and had a long career in the fashion industry. Percy was very involved in his synagogue, Temple Shomrei Torah in Wayne. He also volunteered at St. Joe’s Wayne Hospital into his 90’s. Percy’s family and friends will miss those blue eyes and his wonderful accent.
Donations in memory of Percy can be made to his beloved Temple Shomrei Torah in Wayne, NJ or directly to Villa Marie Claire Hospice, NJ. This is part of Holy Name Hospice, where Percy passed. Arrangements by Louis Suburban Chapel, Fair Lawn, NJ.