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Marjorie E. Elder

December 16, 1928 — May 27, 2023


Marjorie E. Elder


Marjorie E. Elder, age 94, passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2023, at the Wichita County Health Center in Leoti, Kansas.  She was born on December 16, 1928, in Meade, Kansas, the daughter of John Frederick & Vergie Irene Morrison Baker.  A resident of Wichita County, Kansas since 1941 moving from Stratton, Colorado, she was a homemaker and Co-Owner and Operator with Gloria Long of The Sewing Box.  

She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Leoti, Kansas, Clerk for the Presbyterian Church, and a moderator of the United Presbyterian Women, and the Patchwork Quilters Guild in Leoti, Kansas.

On April 2, 1950, she married LeRoy “Buck” Elder in Leoti, Kansas.  He passed away on December 7, 2005, in Leoti, Kansas.

Survivors include her One Son - Vaughn & Tina Elder of Leoti, Kansas, Three Daughters - Brenda Moody of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Karen Elder & Ron Rice of Antonino, Kansas, Richelle Elder of Santa Fe, New Mexico, Two Granddaughters - Tissha & Josh Brumm of Wellesley, Mass, Tirra & Jordan Carter of Scott City, Kansas, and Eight Great Grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, One Brother - Gordon Baker, and One Sister - Arlene Green.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, June 3, 2023, at the First Presbyterian Church in Leoti, Kansas with Pastor Steve Payne presiding.

Interment will be in the Leoti Cemetery in Leoti, Kansas.

Memorial in Lieu of Flowers can be made to the Leoti EMT’s in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home; PO Box 161; Leoti, Kansas 67861.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 2, 2023, at Price & Sons Funeral home in Leoti, Kansas. 

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Past Services


Friday, June 2, 2023

10:00am - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Price and Sons Funeral Homes - Leoti

4th & J Street, Leoti, KS 67861

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Funeral Service

Saturday, June 3, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

First Presbyterian Church of Leoti

504 Broadway St, Leoti, KS 67861

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