Farewell Father Patrick Elliott

On behalf of Bishop Solis, We regret to inform you that Reverend Patrick Henry Elliott died yesterday evening, November 29, 2018, at the University of Utah Medical Center, following an accidental fall near his residence.   He was born September 8, 1940 in Detroit, Michigan to Cecil H. Elliott and Lorraine M. Quinn.

On May 19, 2000 he was ordained to the priesthood at The Cathedral of the Madeleine by the Most Reverend George H. Niederauer. He served five years as Associate Pastor at the Cathedral of the Madeleine and twelve years as Pastor of Holy Family Parish in South Ogden, Utah. His experience is California’s service industry, as well as his unique talents, facilitated his building of the new church, which was his delight. He retired on August 1, 2017, but continued filling in for his brother priests until his accident a few weeks ago. He is survived by his sister, Sharon Lee Bernard (Roger) as well as by two nephews and a niece.

A vigil service will be held at the Cathedral of the Madeleine on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be on Tuesday morning, December 11, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Burial will take place at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery. Please remember Father Patrick in your prayers. Requiescat Father Patrick in pace.