MEDFORD, Ore. — Elinor M. Bailey daughter of George and Jessie Bailey of Tilton N.H. passed away Tuesday Dec. 3,2013 in Medford, Oregon.
Ellie was born and raised in Tilton. She was a graduate of Tilton-Northfield High School. She joined the US Navy in 1961 and retired in 1970 as an HM3. She put down roots on the West Coast, she lived in Covina, California for over 30 yrs before retiring to Shady Cove, Oregon.
She leaves behind her partner of 35 yrs Billie Brozovich. Her 2 dogs K.D. and Mikki. Sister Debra Wescott and husband Norman of Sanbornton, NH. Brother Bruce Bailey of Franklin,NH. Niece Jessie Bell and husband Adam and their daughter Olivia of Hill, NH. Nephew Jed Bailey and wife Samantha and their daughter Gracie of Northfield, NH. Her dear friends in Shady Cove, Pat and John Roberts, Gail and Bob Barker, Lee Estensen, Sheilah and Susie and Merrilee.
Ellie was predeceased by her parents George and Jessie, sister Katherine and brother Michael.
There will be a military service at the NH Veterans Cemetary in Boscawen, NH on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013 at 1 p.m.