Robert (Bobby) A Elliott Jr
Robert A. Elliott Jr, 68, of Covington, IN passed away the morning of Saturday, 12/28/19 at Carle Hospital in Champaign, Illinois.
Bobby was born in 1951, the son of Mr. Robert Arthur and Mrs. Barbara Joann (Dickson) Elliott in Danville, Illinois.
Bobby leaves behind a daughter Debbie (Doug) Meadows, two sons Robert Elliott 3rd, and William (Pam) Elliott all of Covington, IN. His granddaughter Cierra and her mother Crystal and a grandson Harley Grubb. He leaves behind his lifelong love Vicky Steele of Danville, Illinois along with her sons Donnie (Stacy) of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin with their children Skyler and Shyla and Nick (Holly) Woods of Randolph, Wisconsin and their daughter Natasha. Bobby loved and looked forward to holiday dinners with this large crew he called his family.
Bobby was an avid NASCAR fan with Dale Earnhardt being his favorite. His passion was tinkering in the garage with his cars and watching or going to the drag races with his boys. He enjoyed keeping up with his mowing and yard work too.
Bobby Joined the sheet metal union and worked for Bireline sheet metal for most of his career then retiring from BEC sheet metal in Danville, Illinois.
Bobby was preceded in death by his parents a grandson Cody Frost and his dear uncle and garage tinkering buddy Jerry.
Per Bobby’s request there will be a graveside service at Atherton cemetery Tuesday Dec 31 at 11 a.m. Cst. Rortvedt Funeral Services & Crematory is assisting the family.
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