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Robert L. Elliott

January 14, 1948 January 30, 2020
Robert L. Elliott
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Robert “Bob” L. Elliott, Jr., 72

GAS CITY – Robert “Bob” L. Elliott, Jr., 72, passed away at 3:57 a.m. Thursday, January 30, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Hartford City on January 14, 1948 to Robert L. Elliott Sr. and Ruby L. (Tarr) Elliott. Both his parents preceded him in death.
Bob was a self-employed contractor before his retirement.
He will be sadly missed by his long-time companion, Paula L. (Esselstein) Elliott of Gas City; children, Teresa L. Elliott, Kellie L. Farman, Helen L. Elliott, Jonathan “John” (wife, Andrea) Byrd, Josh (wife, Michelle) Byrd and Jeremy Byrd; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Rant L. (wife, Betty) Elliott, Richard L. Elliott of Upland and Randal L. Elliott of California; several nieces and nephews.
He is also preceded in death by his children, Jana L. Elliott and Robert L. Elliott III, siblings, Rex L. Elliott and Ratha L. McCarthy.
Bob’s wishes were to be cremated and his cremains interred in a niche at Gardens of Memory Mausoleum at a later date.
Keplinger Funeral Home, 509 N. High St. Hartford City is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Blackford County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 70, Hartford City, IN 47348
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