Carole Elder, 78, formally from Trail and Shady Cove, Ore., passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Solari Hospice in Las Vegas Nevada. She was born March 9, 1935, in Idaho Falls, Idaho to her parents, Jim and Lila Larsen. Her mother later married Alfred Elder of Shady Cove, Oregon.
Carole enjoyed gardening and traveling in her 5th wheel. She was a wonderful cook! She was a great mother and friend, sister and wife, loved by everyone that knew her. She will be greatly missed by all.
Carole will be remembered by her loving husband, Delvin Elder, sons Mark and Joe Grillo, daughter Christy Lundgren, 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, also sisters Dorothy Elder and Debbie Miller, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers Jim and Bill Elder and granddaughter Haley.
Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service for Carole at 12 noon on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Hartley Cemetery in Williams, Josephine County, Oregon. Family and friends will be gathering at David and Carmen Elder’s home in Eagle Point, Oregon immediately following the service
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Carole’s honor to Hospice.