Wilma Edith Elsner, 97, died on July 31, 2019, in Pittsburgh, PA, where she lived since 2017.
Edith was born in Burns, OR, and graduated from Wallowa High. She lived in Sherwood, OR on the Elsner family farm, and in Tigard, OR. She was a beautician and worked at Portland Community College.
She is survived by her daughter Lucinda Elsner Wiebe (John) of Pittsburgh, PA; and grandsons William and Dylan. Preceded in death by her husband of more than 70 years, Ivan Ray Elsner; her daughter Shirlee Kay Elsner; son William Russell Elsner who died in infancy; sisters Mildred Glade, Naomi Johnson; brother Edward ("Brad") Bradley; parents Joy and Charles Bradley.
Interment will be at Wilhelm's Portland Memorial Mausoleum. A eulogy in her memory is posted at www.wolfepgh.com.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Friends of Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge, 19255 SW Pacific Hwy, Sherwood, OR, 97140. wwwfriendsoftualatinrefuge.org