Mother of Harvard resident
Ellen Into. (Courtesy photo)
Ellen Chambers Into, 84, beloved daughter of the late Esther and Whittaker Chambers of Westminster, Maryland, died Nov. 25, 2017, at Candle Light Cove in Easton, Maryland, after a long and courageous struggle with Parkinson’s disease. She leaves behind her son John and his wife, Nancy, of Wittman, Maryland; her daughter, Pamela, of Easton, Maryland; and her son Stephen and his wife, Valerie, of Harvard. She also leaves her grandchildren, Nicole and Kyle, of Harvard; and her brother, John, of Westminster, Maryland.
Ellen was born on Oct. 17, 1933, in New York City and was a 1951 graduate of Westminster High School in Maryland. She attended Smith College in Northampton, the University of Hartford in Hartford, Connecticut, and the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut, where she earned her master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology. In addition to her private practice, she was a psychologist at the Veterans Hospital in Newington, Connecticut, and public schools in Middletown, Connecticut, and San Francisco. She was a licensed real estate agent and a recognized painter, showing her works in her own galleries and studios, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, and many private and public collections.
Ellen returned to Maryland for her retirement.
Details of her memorial service are being planned by her family.