William Robert Elliott
Jun. 28, 1925 - Feb. 3, 2013
Resident of San Jose
William Robert Elliott passed away peacefully Feb. 3, 2013 in Morgan Hill with his daughter and son at his side.
Bill was born June 28, 1925 in Hichinson, Kansas. After completing High School, Bill joined the Navy in 1942 and served in WWII. He moved to California after his discharge and worked in San Francisco selling radio's and televisions. He married Marie Elliott (Moreci) on Jan. 15, 1961 and was happily married until her passing in Sep. of 2000. They settled in San Jose where he went on to work for Macy's corporation.
A devoted husband, dedicated father, adoring grandfather and loving great grandfather, Bill was also an avid reader, golfer and passionate sportsfan. Bill took great pride in being an active member of the St. Timothy's Lutheran Church and community.
He is survived by his children, Susan (David) Juarez, Donnie (Annie) Elliott, Craig (Marilyn) Marchetti and Jeffrey Elliott. Grandchildren, Nichole Marchetti, Danielle Juarez, David Juarez Jr, Collin Elliott and Olivia Elliott. And greatgrandchild Anthony Juarez.
Visitation will be Thursday, February 7, 2013, from 6 to 9 PM at Darling Fischer Chapel of the Hills, 615 N. Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, CA. Funeral services will be at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church 5100 Camden Ave., San Jose, CA, at 11:00 AM. Interment will be Saturday, February 9, 2013, at Los Gatos Memorial Park, at 1:00 PM, 2255 Los Gatos Almaden Rd., San Jose, CA.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Feb. 6, 2013