Howard "Ward" Elliott was born December 5, 1927 in California the son of Gordon and Helen (Thompson) Elliott. He passed from this life on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Tulsa at the age of 91 years, 5 months and 20 days.
Ward graduated from Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach, California. He later attended El Camino College in Torrance, California. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. Ward moved to Tulsa from California fifty years ago. He was a retired parts builder for Boeing Aeronautics. He was of the Christian faith and enjoyed working around his house and doing yard work.
He is survived by his wife, Violet "Vi" Elliott of Tulsa; daughters, Cindy Wells and Denise Lewis both of California; grandchildren, Sarah, David, Joe, Ken and Christa; and 4 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by both parents; son, David Elliott; and brother, Elgin Elliott.
A graveside service is scheduled for 10am, Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home.