1941 Edward 2022

Edward Ray Elder

July 5, 1941 — April 10, 2022

Edward Ray Elder “Eddie” 80, of Fairland, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2022, in his home.

Edward was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a Detective Sgt. for the Marion County Sheriff Department and a Reserve Deputy at the Shelby County Sheriff Department. Edward and his wife, Deanna, were owner operators of Elder Excavating for 26 years. Edward was a Marion County Fair Director and a volunteer fireman at Bunker Hill Fire Station. He was also a proud member of the Pleasant Masonic Lodge of Acton #134, a Murat Shriner, and a member of the American Legion #70.

Edward is survived by his wife, Deanna Elder; daughters, Kathy Ross and Darla Ellis; and grandchildren Nick Ellis, Nicki Ellis, and Tyler Ross.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edna and Elbert Elder; brother, Elbie Elder; children Debbie and Jimmy Elder; and a grandson Matthew Marsee.

Funeral services will be held at Indiana Funeral Care, 2433 E. Main St., Greenwood, IN on Saturday, April 16, 2022, at 1:00 PM. Masonic service will take place at 12:45 at the funeral home.

Visitation will be held at Indiana Funeral Care, Greenwood, IN from 11:00 AM until the time of services.

Burial will take place in Orchard Hill Cemetery immediately following the service.

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Service Schedule

Visitation

Saturday, April 16, 2022

11:00am - 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Indiana Funeral Care - Greenwood

2433 E. Main St., Greenwood, IN 46143

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Funeral Service

Saturday, April 16, 2022

Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Indiana Funeral Care - Greenwood

2433 E. Main St., Greenwood, IN 46143

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