Ralph George Elliott Jr., 63, of Warrenton, died Thursday, April 1, 2010, at home.
He was born June 29, 1946, in Jersey City, N.J., to Ralph George Elliott Sr. and Margaret Mary Elliott. His mother survives, residing in Warrenton. His father preceded him in death.
He was a Naselle (Wash.) High School graduate, and served for six years in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Elliott was a senior field supervisor for Nortel Networks for 23 years. He retired in 2007.
Family members said he loved to play golf and go bowling. His greatest joy was fishing - any kind of fishing, any place and any time.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by three brothers, Ken Elliott of Grays River, Wash., James Elliott of Colville, Wash., and Dean Elliott of Rainer; two sisters, Kathleen Elliott of Longview, Wash., and Carol Blyth of Ridgefield, Wash.; five sons, Ralph and William Elliott of St. Augustine, Fla., and Jason, Jon and Adam Elliott of Warrenton; two grandchildren, Nathan and Nasia Elliott of St. Augustine; and many nieces and nephews and cousins scattered all over the country.
A memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 10 at Hughes Ransom Cremation & Mortuaries in Astoria.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one's choice, in care of Hughes Ransom Cremation & Mortuaries, 576 12th St., Astoria, OR 97103.