Putnam – Walter L. Elliott, 81, of Ballou St, died Sunday, July 26, 2015 in Davis Place. He was the loving husband for 56 years of the late Shirley G. (Rondeau) Elliott. Born in Webster, MA, he was the son of the late Loren and Helen (Urbanowski) Elliott.
Mr. Elliott was a sheet metal worker for Southbridge Sheet Metal. He also worked as a runner for Putnam Ford. He enjoyed playing dartball for 45 years on his church league. He was a resident of Ella Grasso where he enjoyed his fellow residents and staff, who fondly knew him as the “Doorman.”
Walter is survived by his sons, Stephen Elliott of Midlothian, VA, Burt Elliott and his husband Marcel Garcia of Putnam, Jeffrey Elliott and his wife Maria Stephens of Sarasota, FL, and Mark Elliott of Haverhill, MA; his grandchildren, Richard Elliott, Julie Cobb, Erica Mahoney, and Colby Elliott; his great grandchildren, Allison and Naomi Cobb. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, the late Burton Elliot; and his sister, the late Dorothy Hibbard.
Services are private and have been entrusted to the Gilman and Valade Funeral Homes and Crematory. Memorial donations may be made to the Circle of Hope, c/o U.S. Button, 328 Kennedy Dr., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com