Frances A. Elliott, 97, of Spirit Lake, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2008, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
She was born on March 28, 1911, in Findley, Ohio, to Melford and Bess (George) Morris. Frances graduated from Wyoming High School in 1929, and then went on to attend the University of Cincinnati. She was united in marriage to Walter E. Elliott on April 18, 1931, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Walter passed away on July 6, 1996.
Frances taught piano lessons at the Wyoming Institute of Musical Art for many years. She volunteered at the YWCA in Cincinnati, where she also served on the board, and she volunteered for the Children's International Village.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers: George and Charles; and a daughter, Patty Joanne.
Frances is survived by her daughter, Gene Reed and her husband, Bob, of Spirit Lake; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be sent to www.spiritlakefuneralhome.com
The Schuchert Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.