Elsie was born July 24, 1917 in Filer, Idaho.
She is survived by her children Deona and Fred Primmer, Norman and Gail Kopp, all of Mica, WA; two sisters Rose Brown and Virginia Stratton, of Lewiston, ID; and her brother Dick Nelson, of Fresno, CA.
She is also survived by her grandchildren, Troy Primmer, Lori Jordan, Becky Ellingson, Joe Kopp, Lonny Kopp, Rob Kopp and Heidi Duskin and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bill and son Bob.
A Graveside Service will be held Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 9:30 A.M. at St. Joseph Cemetery followed by a Memorial Service at 11:00 A.M. at Thornhill Valley Chapel, 1400 S. Pines Rd., Spokane Valley, WA.