Thomas A. "Tom" Elson

Hartford | Friday, October 28 2011

Thomas A. "Tom" Elson, 70, passed away at 7am on Friday, October 28, 2011, at his residence.  He was born on June 18, 1941 in Glendale, California the son of the late Harold and Violet (Anderson) Elson.  he married the former Carol Morell on December 1, 2006, and she survives.  Other survivors include one daughter and son in law: Leatte and David Khalaf of Bullhead City, Arizona, two step - sons: Ernie Morell of Godfrey, Marty Baker and his wife: Kristina of House Springs, Missouri, four grandchildren, one great - granddaughter.

He was formerly employed at General Motors as a fork lift operator.  he then was employed as a supervisor for Scenic Airlines in Las Vegas, Nevada.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers: Harold Elson and Donald Elson, and one sister: Beverly Bree.

In accordance with his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. 

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. 

Online guestbook available at

Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.

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