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Gerald W. (Jerry) Elliott

February 17, 1949 ~ November 20, 2021 (age 72)


Gerald W. "Jerry" Elliott, age 72, of New Salem, PA passed away on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at The Uniontown Hospital.

He was born on February 17, 1949 in Uniontown, PA

Son of Dolores Sophia (Olevenick) Elliott and the late Paul William Elliott.

Jerry was a Veteran of The Vietnam War where he served his country with The United States Army serving with the 25th Infantry Division.  He received the Purple Heart for being wounded in action.

Jerry was a member of The Hopwood AMVETS Post #103.

He was an avid motorcycle rider, and greatly enjoyed taking care of his yard.

Jerry is survived by his mother:  Dolores Sophia (Olevenick) Elliott

His daughter:  Ashley L. Copeland and husband Cody

2 grandchildren:  Addison and Arianna

Loving partner of over 25 years:  Janice Boyd and her children:

Armand Boyd and wife Annett

David Boyd

Janice's grandchildren:  Charlotte, Taya, and Trey

Janice's great-grandson:  Ethan.

His loving pet dog:  Bandit

Friends will be received in The Dearth Funeral Home 35 South Mill Street New Salem, PA on Monday, November 29th from 3:00PM until 7:00PM.  A Military Service and Funeral Honors will be accorded at 7:00PM by The Hopwood AMVETS Post #103.  Interment will take place at The National Cemetery of The Alleghenies.

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November 29, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Military Honors
November 29, 2021

7:00 PM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

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