Barre/Templeton- Frederick W. Elliott, Jr.- 81, passed away peacefully on April 14,2014 in Holly Hill,FL..
He leaves his wife Diana (Sweeney) Elliott; a son Frederick W.III; 4 daughters Terry,Sally,Lisa and Kim; 2 step daughtersCari and Nikki; a sister Beverly; 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
He was born in Gardner and graduated from PetershamHigh School Class of 1951. Frederick served in the US Marine Corp during the Korean War as a Corporal from 1952-1955.He worked as a heavy equipment operator for Marois Bros. Construction Co. from 1977 until he retired in 2004.
Fred was a member of the American Legion Post 2 in Barre, the VFW Post 650 in Athol and the Local #4 Operating Engineer Union.
Friends and family are invited to attend a graveside service on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:00AM in East Cemetery in Petersham.Pillsbury Funeral Home 96 S.Barre Rd. Barre. Please visit: Pillsburyfuneralhome.com for online tribute.