Elda Nichols, 92, died on Aug. 1, 2019, in Yukon, Okla. She was born July 11, 1927, to Avis and Cliff Delano.

She had previously lived in several southwest Kansas cities, including Satanta. She married Manter resident Donald Nichols on May 23, 1958, in Dodge City. They celebrated 30 years of marriage in Manter and Satanta before his death in 1988.

Elsa was survived by her step-daughter, Kathi Loper of Yukon, Okla.; two grandsons; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Fern, Leila, Jo, Sybil and Avis; and brother, Clifford.

Elda chose cremation with burial at Stanton County Cemetery. A graveside memorial service will be announced at a later date.