Susan L. Elliott
Susan L. Elliott

DELPHOS, Ohio — Susan L. Elliott, 67, of Delphos, died at 6:55 a.m. Sunday, May 11, 2014, at Sarah Jane Living Center.

She was born Aug. 20, 1946, in Cleveland, Ohio, to the late Lawrence and Alice (Carouthers) Elliott.

She was a good cook with a special talent for baking. She enjoyed doing arts and crafts, reading, listening to music and doing crossword puzzles. She loved her nieces and nephews dearly. Her true passion was loving and taking care of her cats.


She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Delphos, Ohio. She was a graduate of Avon Lake High School and received a Bachelor of Science: Nursing degree from Bowling Green State University. She was a registered nurse for 31 years. She employed by Fairview Park in Cleveland, Van Wert County; Vancrest of Delphos; and Lima Manor.

Survivors include three sisters: Sherry (Jack) Adkins of Delphos, Sandra (Jim) Wagner of Brook Park, Ohio, and Lisa (Ron) Harter of League City, Texas, three brothers: Larry (Sherry) Elliott of Louisville, Kentucky, Jerry (Diane) Elliott of Mystic, Connecticut and Jeffery (Mary Lou) Elliott of Cleveland, 12 nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a nephew: Jacke Adkins, Jr., and a niece: Jennifer Lynn Elliott.

A memorial service will be Friday, May 16, 2014 at 6 p.m. at Harter & Schier Funeral Home, Delphos. The Rev. Harry Tolhurst will officiate. Burial will be held at a later date in Sunset Memorial Gardens in North Olmsted, Ohio.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 16, 2014, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Sarah Jane Living Center, First United Presbyterian Church or donor’s choice.

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