David "Butch" Elliott, 61, of Canton, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018 at University Hospital in Cleveland. He was born in Canton on December 18, 1956 and was employed in the roofing trade for most of his life. He was an avid music lover and enjoyed cooking, especially his world famous German fries. Dave enjoyed camping and being outdoors and was always up for an adventure. Most of all, Dave enjoyed spending time with his family and he will be deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Donna J. Yerkey; stepfather, Terry Yerkey; his brother, Douglas C. Elliott; his grandparents, William and Gladys Brownfield and his aunt, Carolyn Pantages. He leaves his children, Melanie, David and Stephen Elliott; his former wife, Tina Elliott; his father, David Elliott; siblings, Danny "Bo" Elliott, Dawn Ann Westlake, Deanna Elliott, Pamela Sams, Kerri Yerkey and Todd Yerkey and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday at 6pm at the Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel, 801 Pittsburg Ave. NW. Visitation will be prior to the service from 4-6pm on Thursday at the funeral home.