Michelle Rene Ellig Clayton, age 53, of Trafford, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2020 at home surrounded by family. She was born in Greensburg on October 21, 1966 and is the daughter of MaryAnn Senkowski Ellig of Trafford and the late Larry Ellig of Jeannette.
She has been employed at Macy’s Department store in Monroeville for the past 34 years, most recently in the fine handbags department. She enjoyed handmade crafts, gardening and antiques.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Thomas Floyd Clayton and son, Tyler Thomas Clayton, both of Trafford; sister, Marcie (Mark) Slivka of North Huntingdon; and brother, Michael Ellig of Trafford; nieces and nephews, Jared (Malena) Slivka of White Oak, Nathan Slivka and Lauren Slivka of North Huntingdon, Rachel (Somdy) Kenvongsa of Georgia and Michael Ellig, Jr. of Murrysville.
Family services were held. Arrangements by Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177).
Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 42040, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
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Originally published April 21, 2020.