Port Allegany, PA Danny D. Elliott, 65, of Port Allegany, passed away Thursday (March 7, 2019) at the Sena Kean Manor, Smethport, PA after a long illness.
Born May 29, 1953 in Shinglehouse, PA he was the son of Mahlon and Dorothy Holly Elliott. On February 25, 2008 in Port Allegany, PA he married Debbie Murphy who survives.
Danny attended Oswayo Valley High School. His family moved to Brownstown, IN where he graduated from high school and lived there until moving back to this area in 1985. He had worked for a number of factories over the years, most recently for Henkel Loctite in Olean prior to his retirement.
He became a volunteer for the Portville Fire Department and always enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed watching Civil War re-enactments as well as being a fan of the NY Giants and Buffalo Sabres. He was also an avid NASCAR racing fan, particularly of Dale Earnhardt, Sr. and later his son Dale, Jr. He most enjoyed watching and supporting his grandchildren in their various sporting events.
Surviving are 2 sons Chris (Tami) Elliott and Jerry (Tammy) Elliott, both of Portville; 7 grandchildren Justus, Austin, Maison, Patrick, Alaina, Payton and Jacoby; 3 stepchildren Scott (Tavia) Pyatt of Charleston, SC and Angela (Jonathon) Morrison and Benjamin "B.J." (fiancée Kelsey Thompson) Pyatt, both of Columbus, IN; 3 step-grandchildren Cody, Emily and Blaze; 2 brothers Ken (Jan) Cartwright of Mill City, OR and Arthur (Anna Closser) Elliott of Olean and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by 2 sisters Carole Smith and Brenda Tarbox and a brother Edward Elliott.
Friends will be received on Wednesday (March 13, 2019) from 11am until 1pm at the Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, 3128 W. State Rd. Olean. Funeral services will begin at 1:00pm in the funeral home. Pastor Jeremy Prince will officiate. Following the service, all are welcome to attend a luncheon to be held at the Olean VFW on Route 16.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, or to the Portville Volunteer Fire Department, 25 N Main St, Portville, NY 14770. Online condolences may be expressed at oleanfuneralhome.com.