Terrance Roy Elliott

Friday, 12 December 1941 - Saturday, 10 June 2017

Death Notice

Unexpectedly, with family by his side, Terry Roy Elliott passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Bluewater Health, at the age of 75. Beloved husband of Edna (nee Shanahan) for 54 years. Loving father of Steven (Cathy), Bradley, and Shawn. Cherished grandfather of Krysta, Cara, Denise, and Dawson. Dear brother of Phyllis (the late Howard) Edwards, Mary Elliott Huyzen (Robert), and Garry (Florence) Elliott. Brother-in-law of Hazel Saint (Glen Tilson), Jim (Rose) Shanahan, Cathy Shanahan and Reta Porter. Terry will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Roy and Norene Elliott, and by his brothers-in-law Don (Leota), Tom (Pearl), Dan, Pat, John, Maurice, and Charles. He was an Engineer with CNR for 35 years.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation one hour prior at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Cremation to follow.


Visitation one hour prior to the service.


A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation one hour prior at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Cremation to follow.


Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation (cheques only at the funeral home please).

15 Condolences

  • Murray Burns June 22, 2017 10:46pm

    Sending prayers for comfort to your family from another railroader in Sarnia.

  • Paul Smith June 20, 2017 08:15pm

    Sorry for your loss, I just found this page and saw about Terry, I worked with him at CN and GEXR, I now live at Sauble Beach and retired last Oct.

  • Charyl McCulloch and Nathan Adams June 16, 2017 06:40pm

    Our deepest condolences to Ms Elliott and family

  • Jim Bissett June 14, 2017 06:23am

    Sorry to hear of your loss of Terry . Lots of fond memories of him . May God Grant You Serenity.

  • Bedford, Garry, Pat, and Jim June 13, 2017 07:13am

    Our deepest sympathy. He was a great guy to work with and we had a lot of good times. Always smiling and pulling tricks on you. We will miss him.curso

  • Ken and Marg (Skov) Caldwell June 12, 2017 09:41pm

    Edna and Family; Phyllis, Mary (John) and Garry (Florence): We express our sincere sympathy in the loss of Terry. Although we had not seen him for many years we recall school days years ago. May your memories ease your bereavement in the days ahead.
    Respectfully, Ken and Marg (Skov) Caldwell - Clinton

  • Marg and Doug Weber June 12, 2017 09:02pm

    Dear Edna and family. We are so sad to hear this news. He was one of a kind who brought a smile to everyone We have great memories especially the night at the Y-bar with Peter and many other good times together playing shuffleboard at the chateau Our sincere condolences and prayers
    Love Doug and Marg

  • Lorri Boyer June 12, 2017 10:59am

    My condolences to family and friends.

  • Tess and Dave Grant June 12, 2017 10:04am

    Dearest Edna and Family,

    We were so completely saddened and shocked to learn of Terry's passing. How much he will be missed, is an understatement! We looked forward to reading his comical statuses, watching his hilarious videos and his whole demeanour was so enjoyable. The world has lost a wonderful individual!!
    We hope that you find comfort in the love of your family and multiple friends, with their memories and humorous stories!
    Out most heartfelt condolences!
    Tess and Dave Grant

  • Ross Madigan June 12, 2017 09:50am

    My deepest condolences to Edna and family for the loss of Terry,
    Ross Madigan,London.Ont.

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