Elmer Nolte, 82, of Blue Springs, MO, passed away Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at St. Mary’s Medical Center, Blue Springs, MO. He was born December 2, 1939 in Dover, MO, the son of Everette and Erna (Meinershagen) Nolte.
Elmer was a graduate of Madison High School, Madison, MO. He had worked as a Material Expediter for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Union, Local #124. After retirement Elmer served over 10 years volunteering for the Community Services League of Blue Springs. Elmer was a member of First United Methodist Church of Blue Springs. Elmer enjoyed spending time with his family, spending time gardening and barbecuing, as well as traveling with his wife Virginia and seeing the world by way of cruise ship vacations.
On December 27, 1987 Elmer married Virginia Elliott in Blue Springs, she survives of the home in Blue Springs, MO. Other survivors include his children; Douglas Nolte and wife Mary, Blue Springs, MO, Peggy Smith and husband Jerry, Blue Springs, MO, Mark Nolte and wife Paula, Lee’s Summit, MO, Brian Elliott and wife Melanie, Blue Springs, MO, Matt Elliott, Buckner, MO (and partner Diana Gillespie of Lee’s Summit, MO), his sister, Margie Scribner of Rochester, NY, as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., with funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, December 29, 2021 all at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO 64015. Burial will follow in the Blue Springs Cemetery, Blue Springs, MO. Memorial contributions in Elmer’s name are suggested to the Community Services League of Blue Springs, 200 SW 10th Street, Blue Springs, MO 64015. Memories of Elmer and words of comfort for his family may be shared at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.