Obituary of Raymond John Elliott – Akron Beacon Journal

Our Heavenly Father called Raymond John Patrick Elliott home on April 1, 2022 (at the age of 84), and his intelligent, articulate, energetic, entertaining, and caring presence will be missed by all who knew him. Ray is predeceased by his parents, Raymond Leo Elliott and Mary Bernadette Elliott, and his sister, Mary Joan Elliott. Ray is survived by his beloved wife of 52 years, Leanna Elliott (Slinger); her daughter, Shannon Elliott and her husband Nabil Khawla; his son, Sean Elliott and his fiancée Elena Schwem; his daughter Kerry Helms and her husband Stephen Hoffman, and his grandchildren: Kailee Helms, James Elliott, Thomas Elliott, Ramy Khawla-Elliott, Logan Helms, Noura Khawla-Elliott, Jacob Elliott and Kaitlyn Hoffman. He is also survived by his sister, Arlene Elliott. His wake and rosary will be held at the Ted Dickey West Funeral Home on Thursday, April 7 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Christian Funeral Mass will be celebrated at All Saints Catholic Church, Dallas, Texas at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 8. A reception will be held immediately after the service at Café Amore on Coit Road in Richardson, Texas. The Mass will be streamed live on YouTube by All Saints Catholic Church Dallas, TX. To sign the guest book online, please visit In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Cross Catholic Outreach. Donation information can be found at

Posted on April 07, 2022

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