Elliott Michaelson, 79 years of age, of Hosmer Drive, West Hartford, died Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Louis and Mary (Savitz) Michaelson. He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War. Elliott was the owner of Arrow Home Improvement in Bristol. He was a member of Beth El Temple of West Hartford, and the Jewish War Veterans.
He leaves his wife, Florence (Ginsberg) Michaelson; two sons: Jeffrey Michaelson of Farmington, and Randy Michaelson and his wife Beth of Glastonbury; two grandchildren: Gregory and Gianna Michaelson; and a brother Saul Michaelson of Longmeadow, MA. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Edward and Jack Michaelson.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 19, 2010 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of the Weinstein Mortuary, 640 Farmington Ave., Hartford with Rabbi James Rosen officiating. Interment will follow in the Beth El Temple Cemetery, Avon.
A Memorial Period will be observed at his home, 8 Hosmer Dr., West Hartford following the interment through Sunday evening. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Beth El Temple, 2626 Albany Ave., West Hartford 06117. For further information, directions, or to sign the guestbook for Elliott, please visit online at www.weinsteinmortuary.com/funerals.cfm