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Obituary: Elder, Marjorie A. (Hensle)

ELDER, Marjorie A.

(Hensle) (Age 88) A vigil service for long time Garfield resident Marjorie A.

(Hensle) Elder will be held Monday at 4:00 PM in the chapel of Bruning Funeral Home in Colfax, Washington.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, September 24th at 10:00 AM at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Colfax, with Father Jeff Core officiating.

Interment will follow at the Colfax Cemetery.

Mrs. Elder died Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Palouse, Washington.

Survivors include her children; Joan (Peg) Elder-Taylor, Colfax; Scott (Becky) Elder, Clear Lake, CA; Susan (Steve) Botts, Snohomish; Sarah (Sally) Elder, Garfield; Dana (Shelley) Elder, Colfax, and Ben (Heidi) Elder, Colbert; nine grandchildren; Jeremy and Jared Kelly, Tyler and Travis Botts, and Aaron, Adam, Layna, Landon and Lauryn Elder; and five great-grandchildren; Samantha Kelly, Keira and Ava Botts, Langston and Hannah Elder.

She is also survived by her brother; Harold Hensle, of El Cajon, CA; and her sister; Maryellen Cosgrove.

Memorials may be made to the Garfield EMTs, Gentiva Hospice, or the Whitman County Library.

On-line guest book is at Bruning Funeral Home of Colfax is caring for the family


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