Lenora E. Elder, age 99 of Plymouth, IN, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022 in her home.

Lenora was born on April, 6, 1923 to Glen O. and Mabel L. (Holm) Stayton in Ligonier, IN. She married William “Bill” Elder on August 1, 1947 and he preceded her in death on December 2, 1989.

Lenora is survived by her daughter, Susanne Marie Young of Plymouth, IN; her sister, Janice E. (Harry) Hunsberger; her brothers: Oliver G. Stayton of Rochester, Washington; Cleo R. Stayton of Bristol, IN.

Lenora is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and three brothers.

Cremation has been chosen and no public services have been planned at this time.

Thank you to all our friends and community for your support during this difficult time.

Deaton-Clemens Van Gilder Funeral Home is honored to be caring for the Elder family and wishes to express our deepest condolences to them.

Friends are invited to sign the online guest book and share memories with the family at: www.deatonclemensvangilderfuneralhome.com