August 4, 1932 – March 26, 2021
John Elloway ’64 was born Aug. 4, 1932, in Saskatchewan, Canada, and died March 26, 2021, in Novato, California.
Dr. Elloway graduated from medical school in 1964. He went on to practice preventive medicine in Novato, California. There he facilitated and supported the building of the Novato Seventh-day Adventist Church and remained an active member. In 1995, he received the Rotary International Service Above Self Award for his extraordinary efforts to immunize children in Ukraine against polio. Through the Ukraine Immunization Project, he helped bring 150,000 doses of injectable vaccines and 160,000 doses of oral vaccines to the country. In 2014, Dr. Elloway was recognized as the Alumni Association’s Alumnus of the Year.
He is survived by his wife, Maryann; sons, Doug, Dwight, and Donald; and five grandsons.