Sara J. Elliott

August 29, 1942 - February 14, 2020

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Thursday, February 20, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Thursday, February 20, 3:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Sara J. Elliott, 77, of Rome City died Friday, February 14, 2020, at Golden Living Center in Elkhart.

She was born August 29, 1942, in Delphi to Harold and Helen (McDowell) Vaughan.

On July 2, 1965, in Muncie she married S. Rex Elliott. He preceded her in death on April 20, 2003.

She retired as an administrative assistant for Frick Services in Wawaka.

Mrs. Elliott was a member of the Rome City American Legion Post 381 Auxiliary and Kendallville VFW Post 2749 Auxiliary.

Sara enjoyed doing cross stitch, traveling, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Surviving are a son, Kirk (Jennifer) Elliott of Elkhart; a daughter, Susan (Daniel) Bentz of Guyton, Georgia; seven grandchildren, Alexis, Hanna, Wyatt, Emily, Amanda, Emily, and Carter; and a great-granddaughter.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, William Vaughan.

Funeral services will be Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 3 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North Wolcottville. Burial will be at Morning Heights Cemetery in Delphi on Saturday.

Visitation will be Thursday, February 20, 2020, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice, 620 W. Edison Rd., #122, Mishawaka, IN 46545.

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Kerry Foster
February 20th, 2020 1:48am

Thoughts and prayers with Kirk and Susan and their familys.

Stacey Conrad McGinnis
February 19th, 2020 9:40pm
Albion IN

Susan, you have my deepest sympathy. We had so many good memories together at your parents place. Such super people! My thoughts are with you and your family. Miss you.

George & Marilyn Klink
February 19th, 2020 12:14pm
Wolcottville, Indiana

Our sincere sympathy to Sara’s family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

February 17th, 2020 2:28pm

Sara was an amazing woman and I know everyone at LaVerna Terrace misses her greatly. Sending all our thoughts and prayers.

Judy Galloway
February 15th, 2020 3:42pm
Arcadia, FL

Kirk, Susan and families, you have my sympathy. Many thoughts and prayers are with you.

Mary Fay Stearns
February 15th, 2020 2:33pm
Cincinnati OH

Susan, Kirk, and families, I am so very sorry to hear the loss of cousin Sara. It was always a treat when we visited with our Indiana cousins! All our sympathy for your loss.