Ellis, Wayne Edward, 61, of Egg Harbor Township passed away on January 28, 2020. Born on June 23, 1958 in Philadelphia, PA to Draper & Doris Ellis, he was raised in Northfield & Pleasantville. He attended Pleasantville High School, where he met the love of his life. Wayne was a mechanic for over 40 years and was awarded the "Youngest Certified Mechanic of NJ" before the age of twenty. He was also awarded "Our Man of the Year 1990" by the New Jersey Retired Police and Firemen's News. Wayne was a diehard Philadelphia Eagles fan and loved to watch Nascar. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife; Deborah Ellis, his daughter; Deborah (Charles) Scott, stepdaughters; Jayme Jefferson and Samantha Mercer, 9 grandchildren; Kimberly, Nicole, Garry, Cyara, SkyeLynn, Cassandra, Paxon, Randy, and Brandon, 2 great grandsons; Braylon and Ozzy, father-in-law; Donald Griffith and wife Marceen, sisters-in-law; Angela and Diane, 3 sisters and many nieces and nephews. Wayne is predeceased by his parents, 2 brothers, a step brother and his step daughter. A memorial service for Wayne will be held, Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 2:00pm at New Life Assembly of God Church, 5071 Fernwood Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234. In lieu of flowers please make donations to one of the following causes: National Suicide Prevention LifeLine https://www.facebook.com/donate/275772853385377/3036163869741825 Mental Health Foundation https://www.facebook.com/donate/605917603561963/3036171249741087 **Copy and Paste donation links to your browser or visit the donation tabs to the left of this page for direct link.