STEVENSON, William 'Elliot'
March 13, 1922 - Jan. 29, 2013
Elliot was born in Saskatchuan, Canada. He was raised in Courtland, CA until relocating to Rio Vista after a tour of duty during WWII. He was owner-operator of Stevenson's Electric Inc. in Rio Vista for 68 years, until his retirement in 2003. Elliot is survived by his brother, Basil, a son Ron, daughter-in-law, Angie, and grandchildren, Sara, Matt, Elliot and Peter. Elliot also had 4 great-grandchildren and numerous other area family relations. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Eleanor Ostman, and eldest son Elliot H. 'Steve' Stevenson. Elliot provided leadership in many capacities including 'past-president' terms with Lions International and National Electrical Contractors Assoc. (N.E.C.A). Elliot was on several Board of Directors including First Congregational Church, VFW
, Masons, Rio Vista Little League, Boy Scouts of America, Rio Vista City Council/Planning Commission and many other civic groups and organizations. Elliot was an active member of numerous social groups at the Trilogy development where he has resided for the past 9 years. A memorial service will be held on Monday, February 4, 2013 at the First Congregational Church in Rio Vista, CA at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to a