Denzil H. Elsworth

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Denzil H. Elsworth

May 15, 1926 - August 05, 2018

Denzil H. Elsworth, 92, Summitville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at Edgewater Woods in Anderson following a brief illness.
He was born May 15, 1926, in Summitville, to Ferrell and Opal (Eaton) Elsworth, and has lived in Summitville all of his lifetime.
Denzil was 1945 graduate of Summitville High School. He retired from Delco Remy in 1984 after 36 years of employment.
He was a member of United Auto Workers Local 662. Denzil supported his community by serving on the Summitville Town Council and was a past president of the council. He supported his family in many ways, including coaching Little League baseball for more than 15 years. He enjoyed bowling, camping, fishing, golfing and travel. Spending time with his family was most important to him.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Carol (Hollingsworth) Elsworth, whom he married July 5, 1949; daughters, Dewana Elsworth of Summitville and Doris (Don) Swegman of Alexandria; sons, Duane (Susan) Elsworth and Douglas (Patty) Elsworth, all of Alexandria; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Walker (Nancy) Elsworth of Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Norman "Nub" Elsworth, Virgil Elsworth and Jay Elsworth.
Services honoring Denzil's life and legacy will take place at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Owens-Noffze Funeral Home, 1009 W. Walnut St., Summitville, with Pastor Julia Bratton officiating. Interment will follow in Vinson Memorial Cemetery in Summitville. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. Friday prior to the services.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Heart Association through the funeral home.
Owens-Noffze Funeral Home is honored to care for Denzil and the Elsworth family.
Online condolences: owensmemorialservices.com.
Published on August 7, 2018
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Owens-Noffze Funeral Home

1009 West Walnut Street, Summitville, IN, USA

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Friday 10 Aug

3:00 PM

Owens-Noffze Funeral Home

1009 West Walnut Street, Summitville, IN, USA

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Friday 10 Aug

4:00 PM

Vinson Memorial Cemetery

Summitville, IN

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