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Janet L. Elder

August 15, 1938 June 5, 2018
Janet L.  Elder
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Obituary for Janet L. Elder

ROCKVILLE-Janet L. Elder, 79, of Rockville, Indiana passed away at 3:00 am Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Clinton Gardens.

She was a homemaker.

She was born August 15, 1938 in Fountain County, Indiana to the late Clarence Payton and Edna Miller Payton.

Her husband of 50 years, Chester T. Elder whom she married September 1, 1962 in Indianapolis died July 31, 2013.

Survivors include one son, David (Kim) Elder of Fayetteville, Arkansas; one daughter, Denise Nichols of Rockville; eight grandchildren, Emily (Jeff) Wann, Michael (Mandy) Elder, Kristin (Mark) Patterson, Jody (Kyle) Horn, Matthew Elder, Matthew Patterson, David Elder, Jr. and Abigail Elder; nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Gerald Payton.

She was an active member of Immanuel Southern Baptist Church where she played the piano. She enjoyed fishing, playing cards with her friends and was an avid Chicago Bears fan.

Services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, June 9, at Gooch Funeral Home, 112 W. Howard Street, Rockville, with the Rev. Mark Houvenagle officiating. Burial will follow at Phanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Wallace. Visitation is Saturday from 12 noon until 2:00 pm Saturday.

Memorials should friends so desire, may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209 in her memory.

Online condolences may be shared at www.goochfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Saturday

9

Jun

12:00 PM 6/9/2018 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 6/9/2018 2:00:00 PM
Gooch Funeral Home

112 W. Howard St
Rockville, Indiana 47872

Gooch Funeral Home
112 W. Howard St Rockville 47872 Indiana
United States

Service

Saturday

9

Jun

2:00 PM 6/9/2018 2:00:00 PM
Gooch Funeral Home

112 W. Howard St
Rockville, Indiana 47872

Gooch Funeral Home
112 W. Howard St Rockville 47872 Indiana
United States
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