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Mildred Ruth "Mim" Gordon Elliott
Birth: Jun. 6, 1915
Rock Hill
Sullivan County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1985
Middletown
Orange County
New York, USA

WURTSBORO - Mildred R. Elliott of Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro, a retired clerk at the Republican Watchman, Sullivan County, and a lifelong area resident, died Saturday, June 1, in Horton Memorial Hospital, Middletown, after a short illness. She was 69.

The daughter of the late Clarence and Flora Case Gordon, she was born June 6, 1915, in Rock Hill. The widow of John Elliott, she was a member of the Rock Hill United Methodist Church, and the Mamakating Senior Citizens.

Survivors include one brother, Andrew Gordon of Rock Hill; three sisters, Florence Gordon of Monticello, Hazel Piper of Wurtsboro, and Pearl Blenis of New Brunswick, Canada; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at the Van Inwegen, Kenny and Sullivan Funeral Home, Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. The Rev. Richard Blake will officiate.

Burial will be in Glen Wild Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mamakating First Aid Squad, or the Rock Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
--Middletown (NY) Times Herald-Record, Sunday, June 2, 1985

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Aunt Mim was a warm, loving woman with a big heart. She never had kids of her own but loved all her nieces and nephews as if they were hers. She and Uncle John lived in a big old farmhouse on a dead-end road in Glen Wild, set back in 100 acres of blueberry bushes and woods, with a pond and ducks and cats and dogs - the perfect place to spend carefree summer days. She baked and cooked and spoiled us rotten, and I don't think there is one in the bunch of us who will ever forget her. She was never cross with us, no matter how mischevious we might have been. I don't think I ever saw her with anything but a smile on her face. She loved her dogs, especially Duchess and Tippy, and asked nothing more of life than to be able to take care of those she loved. You are missed, Aunt Mim. 
 
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 Parents:
  Clarence Erwin Gordon (1877 - 1953)
  Florabel May Case Gordon (1882 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  John Henry Elliott (1910 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cecil Erwin Gordon (1905 - 1907)*
  Hazel Maud Gordon Piper (1907 - 2004)*
  Andrew Case Gordon (1910 - 1998)*
  Walter Wallace Gordon (1913 - 1960)*
  Mildred Ruth Gordon Elliott (1915 - 1985)
  Pearl Adelaide Gordon Blenis (1919 - 2002)*
  Florence Olive Gordon (1926 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mildred Gordon Elliott
June 6, 1915
June 1, 1985
 
Burial:
Glen Wild Cemetery
Glen Wild
Sullivan County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Vivian
Record added: Jul 14, 2008
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Happy Birthday, Aunt Mim. You are loved and missed by so many.
- Vivian
 Added: Jun. 6, 2014
Merry Christmas, Aunt Mim. I love you and miss you.
- Vivian
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013
Happy Birthday, Aunt Mim. We all love you and miss you. Family parties are not the same without you and Uncle John!
- Vivian
 Added: Jun. 6, 2012
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