MISSION – David S. Elbers, 69, died March 7, 2016, at McAllen Medical Center. Born in Oakland, California, he lived most of his life in the Valley and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Mission, Texas. David served in the Navy and owned and operated a mechanic shop for 35 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Henrietta Elbers and sister, Jeanne Kanis. He is survived by his wife, Geneva; two children, Nicole Jacobs of Frisco, Texas and Daniel Elbers of La Vernia, Texas; four grandchildren and brother-in-law Stewart Kanis of Pella, Iowa.
Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016, at First Presbyterian Church in Mission.
Funeral services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home of Mission.