ELLIOTT, J. P. “Pat”

Pictou Advocate Obituaries

PICTOU: It is with great sadness that the family of John Patrick Elliott, 65, of Pictou, wish to announce his sudden passing in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, Sunday January, 28, 2018.  Born in Vancouver, BC, June 1, 1952, Pat is survived by brothers, Kerry “Jim” (Dale), Kentville; Chris (Sharon),  New Glasgow; nephews, Randy (Mikki), Harrison, Maine; Michael (Melissa Antonsen), Kentville; nieces, Shawna & family, Westville; and Angela, New Glasgow.  He was a great uncle to Noah and Ronan Elliott, whom he loved dearly.  He also kept in close contact with his goddaughter, Jessica Chisholm.  He was predeceased by his parents, Stephen Charles and Dorothy Lois Elliott. Pat graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a BBA after which he worked at Pictou Industries, Hawker Siddeley, Trenton, and retired as Deputy Clerk, Town of Pictou.  He enjoyed many years playing hockey and baseball as well as coaching Minor Hockey and Minor Baseball.  For many years he was a foster parent within the Foster Parent Plan (now International Plan Canada). Pat was unwaveringly loyal to his family and friends and will be greatly missed.  Funeral arrangements are entrusted to McLaren Funeral Home, Pictou.  A visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 7th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a family service following.  Family flowers only please, in lieu of flowers Pat would appreciate donations to the Canadian Heart and Lung Association, Diabetes Canada, or a charity of your choice. www.mclarenfuneral.ca