Dick is survived by his wife Sandy of York, sister Susie Mousel of Ayr, NE, sister-in-law Nancy Elder of Lincoln, along with many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Jim Elder, and brother-in-law Rich Mousel.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 am, Wednesday, June 14, 2023, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in York with the Reverend Father John Sullivan officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery east of York. A prayer service will be held 6:00 pm Tuesday evening at the mortuary. Visitation will be held from 1-8 p.m. on Tuesday with the family greeting friends after the prayer service. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.