Private family services will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the Epilepsy Foundation of Central Wisconsin or NAMI.
Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home of Wausau assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.petersonkraemer.com.
Mr. Ellingson was born Aug. 3, 1966, in Burlington, a son of Virginia (Meredith) Ellingson and the late James Ellingson. He graduated from Northwestern High School in Maple in 1985.
Survivors include his mother, Plover; one sister, Lara (Mike) Page, Amherst; two nieces; aunts and uncles; and a special friend, Karen.