Elvin Carlos Cruise

May 2, 1937 ~ June 10, 2019 (age 82)


Age 82, of Elk River.  Passed away on June 10, 2019.  

Retired Sargent Major with 30 years of service in the U.S. Army including 2 terms in Vietnam.  

He is preceded in death by his parents, Early & Susan; 2 sisters, Katherine (H.C.) Talley and Carolyn (Roy) Thompson.  

Elvin is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ola Sue; children, Lisa Cruise, Amy (Ricky) Johnson and Chris (Mark) Edwards; grandchildren, Emma (Jayden) Hartfiel, Holly Johnson and Abigail Johnson; great-grandson, Robin Hartfiel; nieces, nephews, other family and friends.  

A Celebration of Elvin’s new life in Heaven will be at 11:00AM on Friday, June 21, 2019 at Riverdale Church, 3210 Bunker Lake Blvd, Andover, with visitation one hour prior to service. 

Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  

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