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Jun 27, 1948 – Apr 14, 2018 (Age 69)
Elmer was born on June 27, 1948 and passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Elmer was a resident of Westside, Iowa at the time of passing. He attended St. John's School and later graduated from Kuemper Catholic High School in 1966. Following his schooling he was drafted in the United States Army and served during the Vietnam War and was honorable discharged in October of 1969. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, April 19, 2018 at St. John's Catholic Church in Arcadia. Lector for the funeral mass will be Diana Hoogestraat. The Arcadia American Legion will form an honor guard for the funeral mass. Burial will be at a later date. Friends may call at the Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll after 4 p.m. on Wednesday where there will be a Christian Wake Service at 7 p.m. Additional visitation will be from 9-10 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be left at the funeral home or the church for the Powell Center at Iowa Methodist Hospital or for Kuemper Catholic Schools Foundation.