Sunday, May 29, 2011
Wednesday services set for retired steelworker Richard Elmore, killed in tornado
Richard Allen Elmore went to be with his Heavenly Father May 22, 2011. He was a resident of Greenbrier Health Center, and was killed in the tornado.
Born in Memphis, Tenn. November 4, 1940, he was a foreman at Cole Steel in Tulsa for many years, retiring in 2003.
Richard loved to go to his Church in Saginaw. He was a member of Saginaw Baptist Church.
He married Velta Hamilton May 13, 1993. She survives.
Additional survivors include five sons, Richard, Jr., Nick, Tony, Chris and Gary; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three stepchildren, Jason Hamilton, Brad Hamilton and Amber Sachetta; six step grandchildren; one sister, Betty DeGraffenried of the Memphis area; two brothers, Donny and Ronnie, both of the Memphis area.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Carl Junction Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to Saginaw Baptist Church in his memory.