Danny R. Elbert - May 15, 2009
Danny R. Elbert was born May 22, 1967 in Emporia, Kan. to Corky and Deanna Elbert.
After high school Danny was employed by IBP in Emporia then transferred to a plant in Nebraska.
Danny then became employed at Sargent Irrigation in Grant, Neb. where he worked for 10 years until becoming ill in November 2008.
Danny was married twice resulting in two children and a stepson.
In April 2009 Danny decided to move home to Kansas to spend the rest of his time with his brother’s family.
He died May 15, 2009 at the age of 41 years.
Danny was preceded in death by his father Raymond (Corky) Elbert, mother Deanna Ogle and grandmother, Geneva Smith Elbert.
He is survived by one daughter Alexandria Lynn Elbert, 18; one son Samuel Ray Elbert, 16; one stepson Vincent Gregory Rodriguez, 12, all of Georgia; one brother David Lynn Elbert, one nephew Bradley David Elbert; two nieces Emily Nicole Elbert and Courtney Michelle Elbert of Americus; one aunt Kay Raketty of Wesport, Wash. and two step-parents Diana Solis and Kenneth Ogle of Emporia.
Cremation was chosen with a private family service at a later date.
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society.
Roberts-Blue-Barnett Funeral Home of Emporia was in charge of the arrangements.
Appreciation from the family is extended to Jerry and Birdie Maxson, Kevin and Heather Andrews, Nick and Lizzy Wells, Sam and Amanda Weibe, Richard Stuart and everyone at Sargent Irrigation.