Elsie Blanche "Ducky" (West) Elliott

December 25, 1940 ~ December 7, 2021 (age 80)


Elsie Blanche "Ducky" (West) Elliott, 80, of New Alexandria, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital.  She was born Dec. 25, 1940, in Ligonier, to the late Harvey and Nellie (Kallman) West.  She was a homemaker, an avid walker (especially around Keystone State Park), and a lover of all animals including birds.  She maintained an impeccable flower garden and took great joy in decorating her home for every holiday.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband E. Vincent Elliott in 2018; and seven brothers and sisters.  She is survived by her son Keith Elliott, of New Alexandria; a sister-in-law Dorothy West of KY; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law E. Craig Taylor and Lois (Elliott) Taylor; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as special lifetime friends Chuck and Nancy McNaughton.  As per her wishes there will be no public visitation or services.  Memorial donations in her name can be made to a charity of your choice.  P. David Newhouse Funeral Home, New Alexandria, PA entrusted with arrangements.  To send condolences please visit

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