3-30-1941 to 10-25-2019
Judith A. Elder was called home to God on October 25th 2019 at Gracepoint Assisted Living Facility Tabitha in Lincoln, Nebraska.
She was born March 30, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois Bryon and Velma (Foltz) Denny.
Survived by children Kelley (Elder) Garay and Stuart Garay of Lincoln and Paula (Elder) Hamilton also of Lincoln. She had to 5 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren who are all of Lincoln.
Judith was preceded in death by her husband Philip D. Elder, parents, and a brother Charles E. Denny.
Judith worked her whole life in health care assisting people with scheduling and insurance. She was a devout active member of the Catholic Church involved in many organizations to include but not limited to St Anne PCCW circle, Catholic Daughters, Legion of Mary Auxiliary, Perpetual Adoration, CCD, Sunday School. She also volunteered her time reading to the blind, literacy council, and was a Girl Scout Leader for many years. Even in death Judith continued to give as she was an organ donor for Live on Nebraska.
Memorial Rosary and Mass was held at Cathedral of the Risen Christ Catholic Church, 3500 Sheridan Blvd. in Lincoln at 2:00 p.m. on November 9, 2019. A Cookie and Coffee reception to follow service. A graveside service and internment was at 4:30 p.m. also on Saturday, November 9th at Cortland, Nebraska Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Catholic Social Services https://www.cssisus.org/ Condolences may be posted using the form below.