Loraine Ellen Elwood


Loraine Ellen Elwood, age 93, of Lancaster, California passed away on Monday, March 28, 2022. Loraine was born August 9, 1928.

Together with her husband, the Elwoods served 19 years of active ministry in the former Central Illinois Conference, retiring in 1991 from Cissna Park-Rankin. Rev. Elwood was an elder in another denomination prior to uniting with The United Methodist Church in 1972.  He died Jan. 30, 1997.

A funeral service for Loraine will be held Thursday, April 7, 2022 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Joshua Memorial Park & Mortuary, 808 East Lancaster Blvd, Lancaster, CA 93535.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.joshuamortuary.com for the Elwood family.