John L. "Junior" Elliott, Jr., 80, of Shiocton then Elton, WI passed away on Wednesday, July 12th, 2023, after a brief battle with liver Cancer. He was born on April 11th, 1943 to the late John E. Elliott and Marie J. (Combs) Elliott.
Junior was born in Elton, WI and his parents moved to Hortonville where he graduated from Hortonville High School. After High School he moved to Shiocton, WI. He worked at Shiocton Lumber for 30 plus years as a carpenter.
Junior also loved serving his community as a Volunteer Fire Fighter and was one of the first volunteer certified EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) in the state of WI, for the Village of Shiocton.
His passion was hunting, fishing, and genuinely loved the outdoors. He loved spending time with family, friends and anyone who would listen to his stories.
Junior is survived by his three children: Mike (special friend Norma) Elliott and granddaughter, Ashley Elliott; Tim (Karen) Elliott and granddaughter, Jonalee (Tony) Abel, great-grandchildren: Cedric Abel and Jordan Elliott; and daughter, Jody (Eric) Rynders and grandson Evan; Junior's special friend, Mavis Howard. He is further survived by his sisters: Nila Kaeser and Tina Martin; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Virginia Ison, Elizabeth Mayer, Lavonne McKeever, Carole Frye, and Linda Bigelow; brothers: William Elliott, Wayne Elliott, and Sam Elliott.
Visitation for Junior will take place at Four Corners Assembly of God Church, N3891 Cty Hwy P, White Lake, WI 54491 on Saturday, August 5, 2023 from 9am until the funeral service at 11am with Pastor Marvin Kindle officiating. Internment will take place in the Bent Cemetery, Bryant, WI.
Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to Junior's family at www.muehlboettcher.com
The Elliott family would like to thank everyone who helped in the care of our Father during the last days of his life. Antigo Aspirus Hospice, Sarah, Ben Halverson, Aunt Tina, Scott and Krystle Elliott, and the Pavek family, including all family members and friends.
The Man, the Myth, the Legend rest in peace. Gone but not forgotten.