Thelma Joyce Brack Elder

LEOTI - Thelma Joyce (Brack) Elder, age 87, died March 1, 2020 at Chisholm Place in Wichita. Thelma was born May 22, 1932 at Garden City, the daughter of Daniel & Marie Riffel Brack. Thelma attended and graduated from the Wichita County School System, then known as WCCHS. On October 7, 1950 she married the love of her life, Ellsworth E. (Red) Elder in Raton, NM. Red passed away in February of 1996.

Thelma’s surviving family includes- two children, Deandra Gittlein of Decatur, AR and Dennis Elder of Roosevelt, AR., two grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. Her parents, husband and six siblings precede her in death.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. March 7, 2020 at Leoti Cemetery in Leoti, KS. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Leoti, KS. Memorials may be given to the Thelma Elder memorial fund in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at