Holly Dawn Elliot, 49, of Menominee, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at Bay Area Medical Center after years of health struggles. She was born on December 28, 1963, in Santa Rosa, Calif., to Jackie and Frances Elliot.
Holly grew up in the Sturgeon Bay area, graduating from Southern Door High School. After her marriage to Timothy Soper in 1984, she moved to Escanaba, and later to Menominee. She was a dedicated Christian and had a love for children. Holly taught piano for 15 years and she enjoyed writing poetry, drawing and painting. She was very giving and enjoyed conversation.
Holly is survived by her parents, Fran and Jack Elliot; her children: Timothy Soper and Rachael (Tyler Race) Soper; a brother, David Elliot; and niece and nephews: Kathryn, Nicholas and Aaron Kruse. She was preceded in death by a sister, Shannon Kruse.
A family service will be held at a later date.
Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home is assisting the family.