Elmer L. Layton
AGE: 90 • Ft. Pierce, FL
Elmer L. Layton, 90, of Ft. Pierce, FL, passed away July 20, 2011 in Ft. Pierce. He was born in Highlands, NJ moving to Ft. Pierce in 1992. A retired waterman and commercial fisherman, Elmer was a veteran of WWII, serving with the US Army Air Corp. Memberships include American Legion Post 143, Highlands. He was a 40 year member of Highlands Volunteer Fire Dept.
Survivors include son, Leslie E. Layton of Ft. Pierce; and 2 grandchildren, Thomas and Laura. Preceded in death by wife, Ruth Elizabeth Layton; son, Craig; brother, Gilbert; and sisters, Dena, Jennie, and Sarah. Cremation arrangements in Florida. A guestbook may be signed at www.yatesfuneralhome.com
Published in Asbury Park Press on July 22, 2011