Angela E. Elder
Lafayette - Angela E. Elder, 54, of Lafayette, passed away from injuries from a chairlift accident in rural Monticello (Lake Freeman) at 7:42 p.m., Friday, June 1, 2018.
She was born on Thursday, November 21, 1963, at the former White County Memorial Hospital of Monticello to the late Glenson "Dale" and Margaret E. (Casady) Wright. On October 18, 2008, in Avon she married Rev. Dr. Ernie Elder; he survives.
Angela and Ernie have lived in the Lafayette area all their married life.
She was born and raised in Monticello and was a 1982 graduate of Twin Lakes High School of Monticello.
Angela was a member and Lay Leader of the Weaver Chapel United Methodist Church of West Lafayette. She was a very loving, caring and faithful wife, and person.
She was a speech and hearing therapist for several years, working at Hendricks Regional Hospital.
Surviving are husband, Rev. Dr. Ernie D. Elder, Jr. of Lafayette; siblings, Dean (wife Illean Durkin) Wright of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Tyra L. (husband Kris) Klink of Monticello; nephew, Glen (wife Josie) Klink of Zionsville; niece, Aubrey Klink of Ashland, Ohio; great nephew, Weston Klink of Zionsville; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Angela was preceded in death by her parents, Glenson "Dale" and Margaret E. (Casady) Wright; and father and mother-in-law, Ernie and Sarah Elder, Sr.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Friday, June 15, 2018, and from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 16, 2018, both at the Monticello United Methodist Church, 200 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960. Celebration of Life Service will be at the Monticello United Methodist Church at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 16, 2018, with Rev. Tony Alstott and Rev. Karen Devaisher officiating.
Burial will follow at the Idaville Cemetery in Idaville.
Memorials may be given to the Weaver Chapel United Methodist Church, C/O, Joann Jackson, 2243 N. 400 W., West Lafayette, Indiana, 47906. Envelopes will be available at the Monticello United Methodist Church.
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello is honored to be assisting the family for arrangements.
Published in Journal & Courier on Jun. 13, 2018.