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Hi Elliotts:

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

The Posey Family


Posted by: A friend   Jan 08, 2016

Bump and the Elliott family,

So sorry to hear of the loss of Barbara. She had such a long, productive, wonderful life. Hopefully the thoughts and prayers of your many friends and colleagues will give you strength at this difficult time. We're thinking of all of you!


Posted by: Dr. Dave and Gerry Johnston - Solon, IA - Friends   Jan 07, 2016

I met Barb when I was the librarian at Hills Elementary. She was one of our Rocking Readers. She was so kind to the children who were matched with her. She and Bump came every week unless they were on the road. When in the road they would send postcards to the students. ❤ I am thankful that I was able to know her.

Our families' paths cross again at Hoover Elementary. Joey taught our daughter Erin and I taught

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Posted by: Susie Corbin-Muir - Iowa City, IA - Friend   Jan 07, 2016

Barb was a lovely, lovely person just brimming with grace! She was a wonderful ambassador for the University of Iowa as a partner to Bump in hosting gatherings of athletic department personnel. She will be missed!!!!! We are in Chicago babysitting and other wise would not miss her services! Sending love, leora and Steve Houghton


Posted by: Leora Houghton - Iowa City, IA - Friend   Jan 07, 2016

Barbara and I served on the Hillcrest board together, many years ago. She was so articulate, wise, and caring in all our interactions. It was my privilege to know her. Such a loss to the community, in addition to her family's loss. My thoughts are with you all.


Posted by: Sue Olson - Cedar Rapids, IA   Jan 07, 2016

Mr. E, Bill, Bob & Betsy

My deepest sympathy to the entire Elliot Family; I have many fond memoires of her from my time in Iowa City! Know you're all in my thoughts and prayers!


Posted by: Dick Eisenlauer    Jan 07, 2016

My favorite memory was at a dinner at Bump and Barb's house in the 1970's. She reminded me then and did all through my adult life as the ideal Mom. I never told her that. I was just happy to have two Moms in my personal memories.


Posted by: Dan Foster - Iowa City, IA - Friend   Jan 07, 2016

Mary and I are thinking of you all in this time of sorrow. God Bless!

Steve and Mary Penney


Posted by: Stephen Penney - Cedar Rapids, IA   Jan 07, 2016

Words can not express our deep sadness on the passing of Barb. Please know we are thinking of the entire Elliott family at this time. We wish we could be with you in person but unfortunately we are not in Iowa City at this time.


Posted by: Dan and Kathy Gable - Iowa City, IA - Friend   Jan 07, 2016

I have very fond memories of dear "Mrs. E", and I know she will be greatly missed by her wonderful family and great friends. All my love to a very special family.


Posted by: Katie (Nickels) Kirchner - family friend   Jan 07, 2016