Elaine Edna Leaders was born on January 21, 1936 at home in Ottertail, Minnesota. Her parents were the late Otto and Edna (Hartmann) Leaders. Elaine attended Henning High School, graduating with the class of 1954.
On Memorial Day of 1956, Elaine was married to Dean Lundgren in Ottertail, Minnesota. They were married for 16 years and blessed with a son, Lance.
Elaine was employed at Hollister Incorporated out of Liberty, Illinois where she traveled extensively throughout the United States, providing sales for food and medical supplies. She retired on January 31, 1991 and enjoyed many years of retirement at her home in Ottertail.
She enjoyed traveling, and the restoration and enhancement of the Leaders family home that was built in 1886.
On November 16, 2020 Elaine passed away at St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud, Minnesota at 84 years of age. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends. Preceding Elaine in death are her parents: Otto and Edna.
Elaine is survived by her son: Lance (Cindy) Lundgren of Minneapolis; sister: Betty Menze of Fergus Falls; brother: Bob (Diane) Leaders of Clear Lake; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of friends.
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