In Memoriam: James (Jim) Elliot '65, OD '66

James (Jim) Elliot '65, OD '66 died Nov. 10, 2020 at age 79. After receiving his doctorate in optometry from Pacific, Elliot served in the United States Air Force as an optometrist in Glasgow, Mont. He then bought a practice in Miles City, Mont., and practiced optometry with offices in Miles City, Forsyth, Baker and Broadus. After 37 years of active practice, Elliot retired to Surprise, Ariz.

Elliot was preceded in death by his parents, his stepson, and grandparents. He is survived by his wife, Karen; his three daughters Vikki, Amy, and Heather; his half-sister, Linda; seven grandchildren, Deanna, Krysten, Erin, Elliot, Tristyn, Samantha and Dallas; his great-granddaughter, Rilie; great-grandson, Eric; and his stepson, Kris.

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020