Gladys E. Elliott

Elliott, Gladys E., 94, of Tinley Park passed away on Jan. 25, 2018. She is survived by her loving family: sons, James E. (Rosalyn) Elliott, Scott (Barbra Ann) Elliott and Charles Elliott. Seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and friends. Gladys was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, James C. Elliott in 2003. Born in Zion, IL. Gladys and James settled in Tinley Park after he came home from serving in the Coast Guard during WWII. They loved to travel and camp, and visited most states in the Continental US. Gladys honored her husband’s service by becoming a member of the Tinley Park VFW Post 2791 Women’s Auxiliary and served as the 16th Dist. Pres. of the State of IL Women’s Aux. She and James were also active with the Pearl Harbor Survivors. She was an accomplished seamstress, enjoyed playing cards and served as an election judge for Cook County for many years. She was an active member of Glory to God Lutheran Church in Tinley Park. In accordance with her wishes, services held privately. Memorial donations are requested to Glory to God Lutheran Church in Tinley Park and to the Tinley Park VFW Post 2791. For info or to sign guestbook please visit or call 708-444-2266.