He was a World War II Navy Veteran.
Elmer retired from Northern Pacific/Burlington Northern Railroad as a Roundhouse Foreman.
After retirement he became “Santa Elmer” for 20 years at River Park Square.
This year, Elmer will be spending Christmas in heaven with all of those who have gone before him.
He is leaving behind his wife Barbara (Bobbi), three daughters, two granddaughters and their spouses, one great-granddaughter and one great-grandson.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.