Tonee Ellis Death – Ex-Alvernia University Wrestling Athlete and Indiana University of Pennsylvania student Tonee Ellis of Norristown has sadly passed away. He died on Tuesday 1st August 2023 after a deadly car accident at Perry County. He was confirmed dead through a post that reads It is with such great sorrow that we share the passing of our beloved teammate, friend, and brother, Tonee Ellis”. The accident took place at approximately 6:45 a.m. on Route 22 near mile marker 221.2 in Howe Township.
How did the accident happen?
According to report, Tonee was heading west in the right lane in his 2019 Ford Fiesta when the vehicle veered off the road, colliding with a tree and subsequently catching fire, according to the police. Sadly, Tonee Ellis was discovered dead inside the vehicle. While he was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, the extensive damage caused by the collision and fire made it difficult for the authorities to determine if the airbags had deployed.
Tonee’s sports achievements during his stay at Methacton High School were nothing short of amazing on their own and set numerous school records. Even though he was just a first-year student, he already distinguished himself as an outstanding athlete by achieving the honorable distinction of All-American in wrestling. Tonee had an enduring impression on the football field as well, reaching new heights by becoming a member of the first team All-PAC Liberty DL during his senior year.
His performance was extremely exceptional, as seen by the fact that he recorded 68 tackles, 18 TFLs, 4.5 Sacks, and 4 Fumble Recoveries in addition to his stellar record. Tonee’s love for wrestling shone brighter than ever after he enrolled at Alvernia University, where he went on to compile an excellent record of 29-10 in the 197-pound weight class. He demonstrated an unrelenting dedication to the sport. The fact that he was able to earn four pins, one technical fall, and six major decisions is evidence of both his brilliance and his dogged determination.
Tonee Ellis GoFundMe
A GoFundMe has been created Percy Jones on Wednesday 2nd August 2023 in order to financially support the deceased family with Tonee Ellis’ funeral and memorial. The goal of the account was to raise the sum of $10,000 but as at the time this report was made the sum of $6,070 has been made with the help of 121 individuals.
Tonee Ellis’ obituary will be released by the family
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