Obituaries

Velma F. Elliot 1912 - 2008

Funeral services for Velma F. Elliott, 96, Tonganoxie, were Saturday, April 12, at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial was in Harmony-Evergreen Cemetery in Savonburg.
Mrs. Elliott died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.
She was born April 3, 1912, in Savonburg, the daughter of Marion and Lois Young Weddle. She graduated from Elsmore High School in Elsmore in 1930.
She married George J. Elliott on Oct. 19, 1932, in Erie. He died Nov. 6, 1983.
She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley Lois Elliott, in 1935.
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Knick, Gladstone, Mo.; three sons, George Elliott, Shawnee, Darrell Elliott, Tonganoxie, and Jim Elliott, Linwood; a sister, Wanda Crabb, Basehor; 15 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie were in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.quisenberryfh.com.