Calvin Nicholas “Skip” Elliott, Jr.
Calvin Nicholas “Skip” Elliott, 67, died unexpectedly at home in Dayton, Wyoming, on November 30, 2019. Skip was born April 27, 1952, in Burns, Oregon to Nick and Roberta Elliott. He grew up in Spokane, Washington where he attended public schools and graduated from Lewis & Clark High School in 1970.
Skip was an outstanding wrestler in high school and continued wrestling while at Gray’s Harbor College and North Idaho College. Skip was an avid hunter, outdoorsman, trapper and farrier. He was also an accomplished artist and student of Native American history and culture. Skip was a cowboy and loved horses…most of them.
Skip greatly valued the good friends he made in the Dayton area and always looked forward to sharing stories. Let’r Buck!
Skip is survived by his mother, Roberta Elliott; daughters, Carly Lucero and Heidi Elliott; sister, Cyndie (Phil) Osloond; brothers, Dan (Toni) and Peter; grandchildren, Silas, Jailee and Cheyanna, and numerous nieces and nephews.
At Skip’s request, there will be no service.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.
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