April 3, 1942 – March 1, 2019
Sandra (Sandy, Mom, Mother, Beloved Grammy and Ma) Anne Elliott of Five Rivers, Oregon passed away March 1, 2019 (What would have been her Father’s 98th Birthday) at Evergreen Hospice Home in Albany, Oregon with family by her side.
Sandra was born in Seattle, Washington to Gerald and June Morris (Hartshorn) and attended school at the St. Benedict Catholic School until they moved to Waldport, Oregon in 1957 at the age of 15 where she attended Waldport High School. As a child she spent many summers with her family on Camano Island in Washington. She met the love of her life Robert Elliott in 1957 in Waldport, Oregon and they were married on December 16, 1958 in Newport, Oregon. They settled in Five Rivers, Oregon and had 4 children, 2 boys (Timothy and Thomas) in December of 1960 and 1962 and 2 girls (Tina and Tara) in April of 1965 and 1969.
Sandra volunteered countless hours at the Waldport schools while her 4 children were enrolled. She worked seasonally at the Prindel Creek Farm planting trees with her Best Friend Barbara Frederick. She was an expert baker, cook, seamstress, and had many other talents that she shared with her children. Sandy enjoyed being with her family and was constantly involved in all aspects of their lives.
She was an amazing Mother and always put her children first. Sandra was loved by all and is truly missed by all.
Sandra Anne is survived by her sister Susie Oliver, Brother Michael Morris and her children: Tim Elliott of Five Rivers, Oregon, Tom Elliott of Sublimity, Oregon, Tina (Ben) of Scio, Oregon and Tara (Cactus) of Aumsville, Oregon; 9 grandchildren; 2 great grandsons’ and 1 great granddaughter. She has many relatives and friends in the Arizona, Tidewater, and Seattle, Washington area that loved their Aunty Sandy.
A celebration of life will occur at the family homestead at later date.