Janet Louise (Dillow) Elliott, age 95, of Archbold, Ohio, and formerly of Wauseon, Ohio, passed away May 28, 2020 at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home. Janet spent her life building a home full of love and care.
Janet was born on December 9, 1924 in Richfield, Ohio. She was the daughter of King and Gladys (Wilkinson) Dillow. On March 18, 1944, Janet married the love of her life, Francis Eugene Elliott, M.D., who preceded her in death. Janet was extremely involved in so many groups, and wherever she went, she was enjoyed by all. She was a proud member of the D.A.R., “Green Twig” Garden Club, C.C.L., and the Shakespeare Club. She also volunteered her time at the Wauseon Hospital in the gift shop and as a Sunday School teacher at the Christ United Methodist Church in Wauseon. No matter what she did, Janet brought her artistic flair to everything.
Surviving Janet is her daughter, Linda (Mark) Imwalle of Cincinnati, Ohio; son, David (Yolanda) Elliott of Leesburg, FL; daughter, Roberta (Michael) Narges of Northwood, Ohio; daughter Melanie (Gary) Lind of Naples, FL; son, Pierce Elliott of Archbold, Ohio; son, Matthew Todd (Sandy) Elliott of Carmel, IN; son, Mark Tucker (Lisa) Elliott of Willowick, Ohio; and foster son, Gordon Bruce of North Royalton, Ohio. She is also survived by 23 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several nieces, great nieces, and great nephews. Janet is preceded by her parents; her husband, Eugene; sister, Sarah Jane Eidam; sister, Jeanne Marie Roberts; and brother, King Dillow, Jr.
Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, all services will be private with Pastor Mike Berne; interment will be at the Claibourne Cemetery in Union County, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made directly to the Wauseon Public Library Genealogy Department, Christ United Methodist Church in Wauseon, or the Donor’s Choice. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon, Ohio is honored to be serving the Elliott family.
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