Obituary – Rebecca H. Elliot

Becky_Elliott_photo_1967Rebecca H. Elliot, age 88, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel H. Elliott, her parents, George Brown Hill and Hannah Gaither Hill, and her brother, George Brown Hill, Jr. She is survived by a step-daughter, Jeanne Elliott Ruff, and two step-grandchildren, Carter Ruff and Jennifer Ruff Ramburro. Becky was born in Pittsburgh on January 25, 1925. She was a graduate of Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University and was a Registered Nurse. Becky and Sam married at St. John's Episcopal Church in Washington D.C. on July 20, 1963. Becky was a member of Society of John Gaither Descendants and served on its Board of Directors beginning in 1985.  She was also  a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Cleveland Heights, The Intown Club, and a former director of Lyric Opera. Becky was a past president of the Greater Cleveland Nurses Association. Contributions may be made to your or to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 2747 Fairmount Boulevard, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44106

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