Bay City, Michigan
Mrs. Elliott passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday April 13, 2010 surrounded by her family age 79 years. Daughter of the late Anthony & Mary (Fosson) Frachey she was born February 15, 1931 in Mikado, Michigan. She married Donald Elliott June 25, 1949 in Sacred Heart Church in Oscoda. He survives her. Evelyn was a member of St. Vincent DePaul Church, Altar Society and was a Eucharistic Minister. She was involved with the Catholic Council and Befrienders.
Surviving besides her husband Donald she leaves six children; David (Cecelia) Elliott, Stephen (Jill) Elliott, Jane (Jim) Dietlein, Katherine Piippo, Paul (Kristi) Elliott and Margaret (Ray) Zink, her grandchildren; Kyle (Megan) Elliott, Joshua (Kristen) Elliott, Michelle Thompson, Ashley Traxler, Jeff (Amy) Thompson, Corey (Solomon) Musonda, Ryan (Meghan) Elliott, Amanda (Shane) Reed, Allyson & Jonathan Elliott, Andrea & Elizabeth Piippo, Angelica, Shelby, Christa & Rylee Zink, eleven great-grandchildren; Logan Traxler, Olivia & Beatrice Elliott, Brooke & Jack Thompson, Elizabeth, LeeAnn & Mattelyn Elliott, Nolan & Jaina Mosonda, Owen Reed, one brother Peter (Janice) Frachey and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two grandsons; Antonio Zink, Matthew Elliott, her half sister: Maria (Vern) Lee, half brothers: Al (Evelyn) & Guido (Lena) Frachey.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday April 17, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Vincent DePaul Church. Rev. Fr. Robert Meissner will officiate with burial in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Oscoda. Friends may call at the Squires Funeral Home on Friday from 2 – 8 p.m. and at the church on Saturday after 9:00 a.m. There will be a parish vigil service for Evelyn on Friday at 7:00 p.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Cancer Society-Bay County Unit or St. Jude Children’s Hospital..