Merwin C. Elliott

PORTAGE – Merwin C. Elliott, 75, passed away peacefully at Tivoli in Portage on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

Merwin was born on September 15, 1942, in Madison, the son of Cecil and Marion (Halverson) Elliott. He worked as a handyman and farmhand in the Dodgeville and Portage communities. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and was a member of the CC Riders, as well as acting as a rodeo clown and wearing many different hats from baseball to cowboy hats to Santa hats. He was a long-time resident at Tivoli in Portage.

He is survived by his daughter, Krystal Bomkamp; two granddaughters, Cortney and Jolyn Bomkamp; brother, John Elliott; sister, Marion “Carol” Theide; special friends, Kaylee and Sister Debbie from Tivoli and Barb Gray; other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.  

The family would like to thank the staff at Tivoli for their care and support.

Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Portage is assisting the family.  



For information please call 608 742-2126 (Portage, WI) or 608 635-2763 (Poynette, WI)