Lynn Elder

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Lynn D. 1925 - 2014

Lynn D. Elder, of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed on February 21, 2014. Lynn was born December 23, 1925, in Toledo, Ohio to Margaret and Jack Elder.

After graduating from DeVilbiss High School, Lynn enlisted in the Army Air Corps, and saw action in the Pacific during World War II. After the war Lynn returned to Toledo, he met the love of his life, Laura Ann Roether Elder. Married more than 63 years, they enjoyed square dancing and traveling to Europe to buy merchandise for the gift store they opened in Perrysburg, Ohio, in 1985, as a retirement business. Prior to that time, Lynn enjoyed long and successful career in banking.

Lynn is survived by his loving wife, Ann; daughters, Deborah Elder, Pamela Elder; son, Gregory Elder; daughter-in-law, Karen McAnlis Elder; beloved grandchildren, Alexandra and Malcolm, and nieces, Catherine Roether Dick (Matthew) and Caroline Roether Bonifas (John) and several great-nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received in the Witzler-Shank Funeral Home 222 E.S. Boundary St., Perrysburg (419-874-3133) from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014, where funeral services will begin at noon. Burial will follow at Fort Meigs Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the . Online condolences may be left at
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Witzler Shank Funeral Home
222 E South Boundary St
Perrysburg, OH 43551
(419) 874-3133
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Published in Toledo Blade on Feb. 23, 2014
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