January 18, 1929 - October 16, 2019
Alice A. Elsass, 90, of Botkins, died 5:31 a.m., Wed. Oct. 16, 2019, at the Hospice of Dayton. She was born Jan. 18, 1929, in Lima, OH, the daughter of Edward Lewis & Clarice Easter (Miller) Taylor, who preceded her in death. On Nov. 26, 1966, she married Norman Wilson Elsass, who died March 16, 2005. Survivors include, 6 children, Michael Elsass, Dayton, OH, Bruce (Nicole) Burget, Upper Marlboro, MD, Patrick (Shirley) Elsass, Botkins, Diana Burget Doseck, Huber Heights, OH, Robert Burget, Trent Woods, NC, Renee (Todd) Theodore, Delaware, OH, 16 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild, She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Robert & Ira “Pete” Taylor, and a sister, June Barlett Thomas. A homemaker, Alice also worked as a secretary & bookkeeper. She was a graduate of Lima Senior High School and attended Edison State University, Piqua, OH. She was a member of Botkins United Methodist Church. Her other memberships included the Botkins Area Community Club, First Families of Allen Co. and Ohio, and the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. Alice also worked with the Shelby Co. Board of Elections. She enjoyed crafting, genealogy, playing euchre, and in her younger years, bowling. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Sat. Oct. 19, 2019, at the Botkins United Methodist Church, with Pastor Randy Locker officiating. Burial will follow in the Hartford Cemetery, near Spencerville, OH. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m., Fri. at the Eley Funeral Home & Crematory, 1102 Lincoln Ave. (St. Rt. 501), Wapakoneta, and 1 hour prior to the service, Sat. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Botkins United Methodist Church or the Hospice of Dayton. Condolence may be expressed at www.eleyfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.
Alice A. Elsass, 90, of Botkins, died 5:31 a.m., Wed. Oct. 16, 2019, at the Hospice of Dayton. She was born Jan. 18, 1929, in Lima, OH, the daughter of Edward Lewis & Clarice Easter (Miller) Taylor, who preceded her in death. On Nov. 26, 1966,... View Obituary & Service Information
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