2017-07-04 / Obituaries

Michael David Elliott, 65

Michael David Elliott Michael David Elliott Michael David Elliott, age 65, of Bainbridge, passed away June 25, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

Born September 29, 1951 in Putnam County, he was the son of David L. Elliott and Madonna (Proctor) Elliott.

He was a 1969 graduate of Bainbridge High School and attended Indiana State University. In December 1972, he married Deborah Kay (Foxworthy) Elliott in Crawfordsville, Indiana.

Mike retired from Crown Equipment in 2014 and previously worked at Oxford Automotive in Greencastle. He attended the Bainbridge Christian Church, was a past member and president of Bainbridge Lions Club, past member of the Greencastle Jaycees, and active in the Bainbridge Little League program as a coach.

He enjoyed bird hunting, golfing, traveling, listening to music, and spending time with family and friends.

In addition to his beloved wife and mother, survivors include two children, daughter, Amanda Rae Galbraith and husband Michael, Howell, Michigan; son, Michael D. Elliott Jr. and wife Manda, Cory, Indiana; grandchildren, Jacob David Galbraith, Seth Elliott Galbraith, Elias Hunter Johnson, and Willow Aurora Elliott; brother, Jeff Elliott and wife Sherry, Groveland; niece, Shannon Elliott Johnson and husband Chris, Coatesville; nephew, Brandon Elliott and wife Courtney, Bainbridge.

He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.

Mike was loved by many and will be deeply missed.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. The family request that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the National Stroke Association in his memory.

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