Alfred G. Elliott, 80, of La Porte City, died Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Manor Care Health Services of leukemia. He was born April 10, 1933 in rural La Porte City, the son of Uri Richard and Wilma Smith Elliott. He married Carol Lee Weiland on December 29, 1956 in Allison.
He was a life long farmer, retiring in 2003. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and was a lifetime member of the La Porte City U.S.S. San Diego American Legion Post #3983.
He is survived by his wife Carol of La Porte City; two daughters, Kyle (Mike) Fidler of Highland Ranch, CO, Cheryl (Bob) Rose of Midland, MI; three grandchildren, Jessica and Bobby Rose and Kristen Fidler; one sister, Ivon Feuerbach of Dysart and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
A memorial service will be held 12:00 p.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013 at the American Lutheran Church in La Porte City. Family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Sunday at the Church.
Memorials may be directed to the American Lutheran Church or Reel Recovery.
La Porte City Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements 319-342-3131. Online condolences may be left at www.kearnsfuneralservice.com.