Jane Elliott

Obituary of Jane Elliott

Jane A. “Jenny” Elliott, age 56, of Scottville, Il. died Friday evening (August 24, 2018) at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Il.

She was born April 24, 1962 in Springfield, Il.  daughter of Vernon and Shirley Dameron Royer.

She married Bill Elliott on November 22, 1980 in Virden, Il. and he survives.

Also surviving is her mother and step-father, Shirley Zelmer and husband James of Chatham, Il.; two children, Seth Elliott (Mary) of Alton, Il., Stephanie Rich (Josh) of Palmyra, Il.; three grandchildren, William and Joseph Elliott of Alton, Il., and Madison Rich of Palmyra, Il.; one sister, Diane Sommer (Steve) Chatham, Il.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father; and one brother, Larry Royer.

Jenny was a 1980 graduate of Northwestern High School in Palmyra, Il. and attended Lincoln Land Community College graduating with A.S. in respiratory therapy.  She retired from Blue Cross/Blue Shield in Jacksonville, Il. in 2017.  She loved baking including making wedding cakes.  She loved having parties and entertaining.  She also loved to travel and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. 

Private services will be held.  Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or Mayo Clinic both c/o Stults-Neece Chapel, 349 Tanner St., Waverly, Il. 62692.  Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.airsman-hires.com.  Stults-Neece Chapel in Palmyra, Il. is assisting the family with arrangements.