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William A. "Bill" Elliot, 79 of Mentor, living in Lake County for the past 50 years, died Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Hospice House, Cleveland. He was born May 12, 1937 in Cleveland.

Mr. Elliot retired from Bank One in 1996, after working in the banking industry for 40 years. He was active in a number of civic organizations, including, Lions Club, Rotary, and Eastlake Chamber of Commerce, by whom he was named Citizen of the Year in 1979.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Diane J. Elliot; children, Kimberly Kolettis, Kevin (Amy) Elliot and Craig (Lisa) Elliot; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Elliot; grandchildren, Athena and Ava Kolettis, Will, Emma, Jack and Chase Elliot and brother, John (Fonda) Elliot.

He was preceded in death by his son, Christopher Elliot; parents, John A. and Florence O. Elliot and sister, Florence Chandik.

A funeral mass will be held 10 a.m. Monday, April 24, 2017 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church 8560 Mentor Avenue, Mentor, Ohio 44060. Please meet at the church.

The family will receive friends from 2 - 4 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017 at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, Ohio 44060

Inurnment will be in Mentor Cemetery, Mentor.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Western Reserve 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland 44110-2602. Donate online at

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