Today
76°
Chance Thunderstorms
35%
Tonight
63°
Chance Thunderstorms
25%
Tomorrow
82°
Partly Sunny
10%
Tomorrow Night
63°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Monday
82°
Partly Sunny
7%
Monday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Tuesday
84°
Chance Thunderstorms
38%
Tuesday Night
71°
Chance Thunderstorms
52%
Wednesday
86°
Chance Thunderstorms
52%
Wednesday Night
72°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
16%
Thursday
89°
Chance Thunderstorms
26%
Thursday Night
72°
Partly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, March 7th, 2007
Oliver Elliott
Oliver J. Elliott, 81, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:05 a.m. March 6, 2007, at Auglaize Acres, Wapakoneta.
He was born July 18, 1925, in Auglaize County, to Carl A. Sr. and Mary L. McFarland Elliott. On Aug. 24, 1946, he married Mildred F. Olsen, who died Jan. 30, 2006.
Surviving are five sons, Dennis (Maryann), Columbus, John (Marcia), Spencerville, Carl (Beth), Fort Shawnee, Mike (Pam), Wapakoneta, and Pat (Paula), New Bremen; two daughters, Barbi (Dave) Gardner and Susan, all of Wapakoneta; a son-in-law, Jerry Price, Celina; 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Cathy Price; two brothers, Carl Jr. and Benjamin; a sister, Mary M. Martin; and a grandson.
He worked as a truck driver for Wendell Stahler Trucking and Fisher Cheese Co. and was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served during World War II. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Post 1272 and Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aerie Post 691, all of Wapakoneta, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3386, Airway Heights, Wash.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Henry Albietz officiating. Burial is at Resthaven Memory Gardens, near Moulton, where military rites will be conducted by the VFW.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta.
Additional obituaries on this date
Eileen Ford, 56, of Coldwater, died March 7, 2007, at the Laurels of Shane Hill [More]
Robert H. Rempe Sr., 84, 62 S. Lincoln St., Minster, died at 7:46 p.m. March 5, 2007, at Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima. [More]
Mary Jane Sturwold, 69, 2222 Fessler-Buxton Road, Russia, died at 8:05 p.m. March 5, 2007, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. [More]