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Janet (Knight) Elario

June 17, 1931 ~ October 29, 2021 (age 90)


Janet (Knight) Elario, 90, Loving wife of the late Henry “Hank” Elario, of Pewaukee, WI and formerly of Newburyport, MA, died Friday October 29, 2021 at Cecelia Place in Pewaukee, WI.

Janet was born in Newburyport, MA on June 17, 1931 to the late Oscar C. and Mildred (Ives) Knight. She was raised and educated in Newburyport, graduating from Newburyport High School. Shortly after her graduation Janet married Hank and the couple raised their family in Newburyport. Janet was a primarily a homemaker, she was employed later in life in the office of Dr. Swiss.

Janet is survived by her four sons, Henry F., Jr. (Mary) of Altamont NY, Michael (the late Brad) of Naples, FL, Steven of Fort Lauderdale, FL, and David (Laura) Elario of Hartland, WI. Grandmother of Joanna, Matthew (Melissa), Jennifer (Jonathan) Edewaard, Michael (Yajaira), Dominic, Anna, Mateo and Luca. Great-grandmother of Abigail, Hailey, Mason and Elliana. 

Family and friends may call from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Friday November 12, 2021 at the Twomey, LeBlanc, & Conte Funeral Home 193 High St. Newburyport, MA 01950. THERE IS NO LONGER ANY PARKING AVAILABLE BEHIND THE FUNERAL HOME PER ORDER OF THE CITY OF NEWBURYPORT. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Saturday November 13, 2021 at Immaculate Conception Church, followed by burial at Belleville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in memory of Janet’s husband Hank to Alzheimers Association PO BOX 96011 Washington D.C. 20090-60111 or by visiting

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Calling Hours
November 12, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Twomey-LeBlanc and Conte
193 High Street
Newburyport, MA 01950

Funeral Mass
November 13, 2021

10:30 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
Green Street
Newburyport, MA 01950

Burial following Mass.

Belleville Cemetery
Storey Avenue
Newburyport, MA 01950

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