Verbrugge, Ella M. age 90, of Columbia Heights died July 15, 2017. She will be deeply missed by her family and numerous close and supportive friends. Preceded in death by husband Abraham. She is survived by sons, Robert J & wife Susan, Michael J & wife Jeannette, Timothy A & wife Kathy; grandchildren: Kevin, Patrick, Mallory, Richard, Kathryn & Rachel; great-granddaughter Autumn; sister Barbara and brother George; many nieces and nephews and goddaughter Brenda. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am on Tuesday July 18, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church in Col Hgts. Visitation one hour prior to mass. A special thank you to all of her friends that provided her happiness and activity throughout her life. Memorials to Immaculate Conception Church.