Elaine Jerger

Elaine (Martin) Jerger left with the angels to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 25, 2013 from the Longmont United Hospital in Longmont, Colorado after enduring a severe health issue. She battled and survived breast cancer for over three and a half years and always considered herself to be a fighter and a survivor.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Scottsbluff, Nebraska with Fr. Vince Parsons and Fr. Stephen Deaver as co-celebrants. Inurnment will follow at West Lawn Cemetery in Gering. The family will welcome guests from 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 5, at Jolliffe Funeral Home in Scottsbluff. A rosary will begin at 6 p.m. Friday, also at the funeral home. Cremation has taken place in accordance with Elaine's wishes. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her honor to the Rocky Mountain Cancer Assistance or the Platte Valley Museum. The full obituary may be viewed by visiting www.jolliffefuneralhome.com .

Published in Longmont Times-Call on Mar. 31, 2013